2023 convention filled with people

‘They muscled in and gloated’: Aggressive, desperate men accused of overrunning tech conference for women and nonbinary people

On by Leqi Zhong

worker speaking with caption 'I've had like 4 or 5 meetings cause people are like wait hoe do I do this' (l) worker speaking at desk with caption 'I'm getting fired so come with me to my last day of work' (c) worker speaking with caption 'to go over my separation agreement and find out when I lose my health insurance' (r)

‘It unfortunately came down to them just not liking me’: Worker who’s getting fired shows what happens on her last day

‘They logged me out.’

On by Braden Bjella

Former tech worker explains she has to Uber to job at Walmart after getting laid off

‘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 by Braden Bjella

Remote worker explains how she got laid off in the middle of her vacation in Mexico

‘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 by Melody Heald

Paramount worker films herself getting laid off in a group call

‘Take care of yourselves’: Paramount worker films herself getting laid off in a group call

‘Over a group Zoom call is crazy.’

On by Jack Alban

Chipotle worker speaking in car with caption 'If you don't set boundaries they're firing you anyways' (l) Chipotle worker dipping spoon into metal container (c) Chipotle worker speaking in car with caption 'Go get you a $15 job rolling burritos' (r)

‘Went from making 115k to $15/hr’: Laid-off IT worker urges employees to set boundaries, gets new job at Chipotle

‘These jobs don’t care about you.’

On by Phil West

Tech worker shows off boba station at workplace

‘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 by Maya Wray

former Amazon employee speaking with caption 'today I was laid off of my job from Amazon' (l) Amazon sign on building with blue sky (c) former Amazon employee speaking with caption 'it was my first day back after a 4 month maternity leave' (r)

‘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 by Brooke Sjoberg

tech worker speaking on couch with caption 'I worked at a job where you could choose your own salary' 'the whole department would just self report what we did to get our income' (l) tech worker speaking on couch with caption 'I worked at a job where you could choose your own salary' 'and like no one was actually working' (c) tech worker speaking on couch with caption 'I worked at a job where you could choose your own salary' 'cause we didn't even know what we were supposed to be doing' (r)

‘No one was actually working’: Worker says employees at former tech job could choose their own salary

‘No one actually did any work in tech in 2021.’

On by Braden Bjella

worker speaking with headset on (l) hands typing on laptop keyboard (c) worker speaking with headset on (r)

‘People generally don’t quit their job; they quit their manager’: Tech worker gives 2 weeks notice, fills out form explaining why. It goes straight to her boss

‘Management has always been dismissive of honest and heartfelt feedback from employees.’

On by Phil West

Tech worker shares hack to get discounts on shopping sites

‘Then you get something for free or 99% off’: Tech worker shares hack to get discounts on shopping sites

‘It was life-changing.’

On by Stacy Fernandez

worker with hands on head with caption 'get ready with me to see if I've been laid off from my fancy tech job' (l) laptop screen showing pin and text 'has been locked remotely.' (c) worker closing laptop (r)

‘I am flabbergasted at how impersonal these layoffs are’: Worker finds out he was laid off from ‘fancy tech job’ after getting locked out of computer

‘This isn’t how people should have to find out.’

On by Rebekah Harding

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‘It took 3 months to reject me’: Woman applying to TikTok shared job interview horror story

‘I’m exhausted of the tech industry’s ridiculous hoops you have to jump through just to get rejected.’

On by Charlotte Colombo

man speaking with caption 'I was greeted with good morning from the hood' (l) man speaking with caption 'where she said and did wild blank blank to me and how tf it cost me $5,000' (c) man speaking with caption 'I was called bougie and ghetto' (r)

‘I should’ve listened to my gut from day one’: Tech worker says racist manager cost him a $5,000 bonus

‘Forget HR, they will protect the company. I would have made a report to the EEOC.’

On by Allyson Waller

former TikTok employee scanning ID with caption 'come with me to steeeeaal company assets from TikTok' (l) former TikTok employee taking snacks with caption 'but yeah I worked here so you know I was taking what was rightfully mine' with TikTok logo at bottom (c) TikTok worker desk with lanyard with caption 'oh I'm keeping the TT lanyard you guys' (r)

‘Come with me to steal company assets’: TikTok employee vlogs her last day in office after being laid off

‘They spend so much money on an office and then have to lay off people.’

On by Jack Alban

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