Chegg Q1 2016 Financial Highlights: GAAP Revenue of $66.7 million, a decrease of 21% compared to Q1 2015; ** Pro forma Revenue of $46.8 million, an increase of 2% year-over-year; **Required Materials Revenue of $41.1 million compared to $62.4 million... read more
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Summer sales will definitely bounce back with the aid of QTC reviews. And when are they raising the benchmark for certain stores to not keep a CMM?
Lots of planners and buyers leaving GM. Who'd be crazy enough to take those positions? Hello cheap tees and more sox.
UConn goes to B&N
GM sales tanking. This company had better start listening to its customers. Emphasis on basics does not translate into higher sales. Our customers hate it!!
Was that smoke coming out of Ray G's ears? He seemed awfully upset answering the question about cutting the employee bonus while the family dividend is untouched.
after several long months battling Follett, I won!!! they avoiding to be taken to court, and with the help of the attorney generals office, I was able to gain a larger package than offered, (full years salary) all fees paid by Follett and Cobra... read more
Group 4 head sent out a last minute conference call entitled 'Communicating a Change in Group 4.' It is promised to be under 15 minutes or less. Last minute conference calls, as you know, are now a staple. No word on what it is, but I suspect we can... read more
The U.S. is sponsoring this year's show and Obama says it's another chance to urge people to buy "Made in America." hundreds of people are demonstrating outside against job cuts at the American technology and consulting company IBM (and Infosys")
No gate. Each incentive pays out independent. That is what was said last year too.
I was a course materials manager and was let go earlier in the year. I don't really have any inside connections so I thought this would be a good place to ask: are they getting rid of most of the cm positions? Are they regional course materials... read more
Is it just me or does it seem like the morons in Westbrook have realized that the 1 Follett idea was a total bust. Especially now since Follett Wholesale ur um excuse me Follett Higher Education Business to Business is a standalone entity. They made... read more
The new Kronos system is deducting an hour for lunch instead of half. Check your time cards to make sure they are correct.
What's happening to them in May?
Kick in the teeth for my loyalty again Better off if I was laid off
The sad thing is folks that Follett claims it needed to realign it's business interests to help alleviate a $90 million hole created by a bunch of former Sears and 1 Ace dipshits. Now we go off and hire another Chicago (Ace hardware wonder how she... read more
Seriously? Explains why so many were laid off.
Follett made the news! http://m.slashdot.org/story/310045 A major blow to SS and his security team. Good job spending money to show nothing for its ROI. Perhaps the board may reconsider a few things.
Working for Follett Bookstores, What is starting pay?
Leadership should take the Course Material Certification test. What a bunch of f---ing idiots. They change the business model, change our way of thinking on procurement. Then make us take a test to reinforce our old way of thinking??? Now they want... read more
So you are laying off people so you can get out from being $90 million in the hole. Now people are without jobs and no money to feed their family. So what do you,do? You tell them it is for the good off the company that there won't be any cost of... read more
I was demoted from my position, was offered to become a part-timer, and I said "no thank you." I handed back my keys to the store and walked out. I have given everything that can possibly do to my employer, sacrifice endless hours and my health to be... read more
Starbucks CEO: admits personal failure and learns from it, also passionately respects the people who work for him.
What's happening in May?
I lost my job at ADC in the first wave of layoffs by Follett . I have friends in the warehouse that tell me how managers that stay in their office but nothing is said . Two girls that were promoted to leadership roles that spend most of the day... read more
Store managers don't need this, the 'each & every associate' the powers that be who's lives they decided to devastate need this. SM will have to work a full 40 hour week & then have to depend on college or part time help who really don't care. Google... read more