‘Guess we’ll find out tomorrow morning at 9 if I get fired’: Tech worker invited to random all-hands meeting. She thinks it’s layoffs
'I will be forced to quit or they will fire me and lock my computer.'
On May 27, 2023 by Phil West
‘It honestly feels like a breakup that’s one-sided’: Worker says boss was cold while she got laid off for the very first time
'It was kind of weird to see my manager really not showing any emotions.'
On May 26, 2023 by Jack Alban
‘That’s literally under minimum wage’: Worker says she was laid off on her 2nd day, saw her job listed for 20k less on Indeed
'The thing that is so ironic is that this brand is supposed to empower women.'
On May 18, 2023 by Braden Bjella
‘It wasn’t the worst job I’ve ever had’: Former tech worker has to Uber to job at Walmart after getting laid off
'Applied to 100 full-time jobs and no luck.'
On May 17, 2023 by Braden Bjella
‘That’s how I found out I got terminated’: Corporate worker shares how she finds out about firings at her company
'Never a good sign when they disappear from the system overnight.'
On May 14, 2023 by Maya Wray
‘Now I’m unemployed and broke’: Remote worker gets laid off in the middle of her Mexico trip
'That happened to me. I got fired on my way home [at] the airport!'
On May 13, 2023 by Melody Heald
‘Take care of yourselves’: Paramount worker films herself getting laid off in a group call
'Over a group Zoom call is crazy.'
On May 12, 2023 by Jack Alban
‘SO they don’t know I’m screwed without the job’: Laid-off employee returns work Macbook back in Gucci bag
'I would use a dollar tree bag.'
On May 9, 2023 by Braden Bjella
‘My place loves to give away free foods before a mass layoff’: Google employee shows off boba station at workplace
‘Boba for corporate morale.’
On May 8, 2023 by Maya Wray
‘It’s really hard not to take it personal’: Amazon worker says she was laid off her first day back from maternity leave
'I honestly didn't even want to go back.'
On May 5, 2023 by Brooke Sjoberg
‘Why are you trying to hire me back at less money than you paid me?’: Laid-off Google employee says a recruiter approached her about the same job she held for 3 years
'Lol their reply was also shameless.'
On May 5, 2023 by Jack Alban
‘To not only fire your associates, but have the nerves to sit and talk about why this is a good thing for their business model’: Victoria’s Secret fires customer service workers in video call
'None of the hundreds of people being let go care about what's saving you money.'
On Apr 27, 2023 by Braden Bjella
‘But they hired 2 new people the same day’: Worker says she was fired due to ‘budget cuts’ after company announced 2 new team members
'If they are cutting the budget then how are they hiring?'
On Apr 26, 2023 by Jack Alban
After shuttering BuzzFeed News, CEO deletes joke tweet about not having a newsroom
It's not a good look.
On Apr 20, 2023 by Claire Goforth