Comments on IBM laying off thousands, say reportsA Search400.com blog2012-07-30T20:55:50Zhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/iseries/ibm-laying-off-thouhttpitknowledgeexchangetechtargetcomiserieswp-adminpost-newphpposted549sands-say-reports/feed/atom/By: EVANDEVANDhttp://itknowledgeexchange.techtarget.com/iseries/ibm-laying-off-thouhttpitknowledgeexchangetechtargetcomiserieswp-adminpost-newphpposted549sands-say-reports/#comment-5542009-03-26T16:56:05Z2009-03-26T16:56:05ZSo — if you layoff 1000′s, ship them to a country where they pay is so low they can’t afford to buy the products IBM makes, then the infrastructure needed to support those 1000′s (stores, gas stations, utilities, constrution, auto-makers, etc.,) lays of 1000′s more, and they can’t afford to buy IBM stuff, or those infrastructure items, then 1000′s more lose their jobs. . . . then those China and India workers will just buy those IBM things, autos, American food, our utilities, our constrution workers, our . . . oh wait, I’m dreaming! We are Global, yes, but also think about who is going to buy your products, not China workers making $2 an hour or India workers making $8 an hour — It’s those making $35. Sorry, IBM you lose and we lose.