‘I feel not valued’: Shopify let go 10% of its workforce—and ex-employees are venting frustrations
The layoffs were unexpected.
On Jul 27, 2022 by Claire Goforth
‘Go-forward roles is one I’ve never heard’: Mom Project announces layoffs on LinkedIn with corporate speak, sparking debate
'Just have a heart.'
On Jul 20, 2022 by Jack Alban
‘If people don’t see the signs, it’s like screaming into the void’: Former middle manager warns of early signs of layoffs amid recession fears
'By the time it gets to you, there's not much you can do.'
On Jun 19, 2022 by Dan Latu
‘This job was so crooked’: Carvana just laid off 2,500 workers—and used Zoom to do it
'When you go to work just to get fired.'
On May 11, 2022 by Mikael Thalen
Better.com accidentally sends severance checks to employees before informing them of layoffs
The CEO had previously laid off hundreds by Zoom, then trashed them online.
On Mar 8, 2022 by Claire Goforth
‘They were stealing from you and stealing from our customers’: Better.com CEO trashes 900 people he fired over Zoom
Vishal Garg and his company are getting savaged on Blind, where he wrote his comments.
On Dec 6, 2021 by Claire Goforth
Man brings ’emotional support clown’ to meeting where he gets fired
Only in New Zealand...
On Sep 13, 2019 by Siobhan Ball
Fitbit cuts staff by 6 percent as wearables market shrinks
The wearables manufacturer is trying to keep its operation lean.
On Jan 30, 2017 by Phillip Tracy
Facebook shuts down Creative Labs, but you probably won’t even care
Most of the apps were spectacular failures.
On Dec 8, 2015 by Selena Larson
A former engineer says Intel has a ‘meritocracy’ problem
Intel CEO cites 'meritocracy' in major layoffs, and that's a problem.
On Jul 17, 2015 by Selena Larson
Microsoft’s Nokia fail doesn’t mean it’s done with mobile
The Windows family is in the throes of some major changes.
On Jul 9, 2015 by Imad Khan
Carly Fiorina had a strange response to her website gaffe on ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’
Was this joke funny, or just creepy?
On May 6, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Rovio lays off over 100 employees as ‘Angry Birds’ profits plunge
The beginning of the end?
On Dec 5, 2014 by Rob Price
Cisco will lay off 6,000 people
Combined, Cisco and Microsoft will have laid off 36,000 over the last four years.
On Aug 14, 2014 by Micah Singleton