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Shaw Communications Offering Buyout Program to 6,500 Employees

Shaw Communications is offering buyouts to approximately half of its work force in the midst of a "total business transformation." The move is aimed at reducing operating costs as more subscribers go online for customer support. On Tuesday, the Calgary-based company confirmed that it has offered voluntary severance packages to 6,500 non-unionized employees of both...

Bell Customers, Employees Speak Out About High-Pressure Sales

In the wake of a Go Public investigation, Bell Canada customers and employees are speaking out about high-pressure sales tactics. In a statement to the CBC, Shaelene McInnis of Oshawa, Ontario said that Bell was charging her elderly in-laws for internet service without them knowing. She said: "They've never even turned on a computer! They have...