Looking from previous years, Dish usually does Q4 results during the 3rd week of February. It has yet to even announce its Q4 results. Could there be a reason for a delay?
Dish notified the Colorado Department of Labor & Employment on Tuesday that it will be laying off employees at its Englewood and Littleton, Colorado, locations. The positions include mostly sales account executives but also data scientists, wireless... — read more
Mike Kelly is leaving DISH again after only being back for a handful of months. Whether this is of his own volition, or he was forced out was not disclosed but this could be further signs of executives jumping far away from this sinking ship.
Verizon is bragging about their network in Vegas and how it performed at the Super Bowl. Meanwhile Vegas was the launch market for Dish and you'd never know it. Crickets. Whatever the real strategy is, it ain't about being relevant, competitive... — read more
More layoffs already in early 2024 is a sure tipoff that financial & market results are already trending negative. I feel for my old Boost Mobile co-workers who have to endure yet another round of cutbacks in this terrible company. Unfortunately it's... — read more
I am hearing this from various managers that now budget is set for 2024 and no more layoffs are on way.
Anyone think there will be more layoffs in the near future?
Say goodbye to 500+ employees at Dish's Littleton, Colorado headquarters who were given their pink slips YE23. They're officially leaving the (under) Payroll. It's been real but it hasn't been real nice working @Dish. Here's an interesting report on... — read more
More apparently shady behavior from Charlie Ergen and Dish/EchoStar. This financial engineering reeks of an increasing desperate situation. Expect Dish to take more risks as their market and financial positions continue to deteriorate and their... — read more
I saw some job postings for on site customer service positions both in leadership and on the employee hourly wage level. I read from some comments that some are told ahead of time if they're laid off and then some said they are not. Any recent lay... — read more
Dish is offering me Staff software engineer for AEM. TC is around 165K. But I heard most of people are saying it's not safe and they can layoff me anytime. My current TC is 135k. Should I join Dish.
) Dish only MADE the list of many large companies operating in CO, it wasn't singled for being anything special; 2.) Who the heck is Built In anyway?; 3.) The laundry list of Dish's supposedly comprehensive benefits is overinflated as the actual... — read more
Drip, drip, drip...that's the sound the sound of Dish & The Wicked Witch of The West, Charlie Ergen, melting away! DISH to layoff 150+ more workers in Colorado Denver — DISH Network will lay off a further 157 workers in March, according to a letter... — read more
What I heard from HR and some sources is no more layoffs in 2024. I hope that's true.
Anyone would care to chime in with a prediction about potential DISH Network layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Have now seen multiple examples of people laid off from Dish and now brought back to Boost in a lower role and pay. Absolutely pathetic move by the company. Sad that people are so desperate they have to do this but the people I know that this has... — read more
Featured article in Forbes from 12/20/23. If anyone has access you can post here to share with your Dish compadres.
https://www.9news.com/article/money/business/dish-network-layoffs-employee/73-af900484-9d13-4047-8e3c-1e0d782a6095 Dish laid off nearly 500 people in Colorado. November 12, 2023 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Englewood-based Dish Network is laying off... — read more
*Curiosity - I'm curious to see how long Dish will stay solvent? *Pride - I truthfully don't know anyone that's proud to have worked for Dish (except the hard core coolaid types that believe anything spewed from Charlie Ergen's mouth). *Adventure -... — read more
Who in their right mind would want to stay at Dish??! It's the absolute worst company to work at (actually voted #1 Worst Company twice). The pay is extremely low, disrespectful work environment, terriblle benefits, 401k s*cks, no job security, no... — read more
Anyone notice how many are getting promoted right after they announced layoffs. Mostly managers who shmooze their bosses all year long from what I've heard, not a single DEV getting promoted. This is a complete shitshow.
This is just the start of some really hard times for anyone working at Dish. No exaggeration whatsoever with that conclusion as the company is failing on all fronts. Sadly Dish is not even honest with its public statements. Struggling Dish Network... — read more
Given the insane assessments and interview process this company has, where every final app is reviewed and either denied/approved by Charlie, it’s a shock that people cannot see the blatant racism and exclusion practices HE created. So if Charlie... — read more
Dish is among the 20 worst companies to work for in 2023. I don't think anybody here is shocked by this development. I'm just surprised that we're only in No. 15 on the list and not much higher.
Did anyone receive 60 days of notice or pay? I believe Dish has violated the WARN Act. I’m not signing that letter for two weeks of pay. I’ll wait for the class action lawsuit... — read more
Yes. About a 20% reduction in force. Layoffs happened today and will go through tomorrow. Rumor is that another round of layoffs will occur near the end of November. Where is this info coming from? I'm not saying this is not true, but it would be... — read more
I heard that many layoffs happened today, is it true?
Boost Mobile has lost over 2.5M subs since Dish took them over on 7/1/20. Dish's total reported wireless customer base stands at only 7.5M down from high of 10M. That's over 25% attrition rate! Boost Mobile's average revenue per user dropped from... — read more
Chief Executive Officer Erik Carlson will depart November 12th. He was supposed to stay on until the EchoStar- Dish merger was officially consummated but apparently is Dish's fall guy for their disastrous 3Q23 results. EchoStar head Hamid Akhavan... — read more
For those following (& living through) Dish’s fortunes this is not the least bit surprising. Dish is imploding right before our very eyes. It will be a long downhill slog from here. More layoffs likely coming. Dish Network Corp. suffered its worst... — read more
Will that happen ?
It was confirmed by a director that any and all promotions are going to be postponed for Q4 '23 and Q1 '24. When asked for an explanation it was stated that this was due to the merger with Hughes Net. It is believed the real reason behind this... — read more
Paul W. Orban, Dish's CFO, sold shares valued at $385 on August 11, 2023. At $8.20 per share, Orban sold 47 shares. The insider’s holdings dropped to 0 shares worth approximately $0.0 following the completion of this transaction. That's a sure... — read more
I call B.S. on Dish's 10 year growth forecast projections in their recent SEC filing. Dish spewed similarly rosey🌹 growth forecasts for Boost Mobile/Dish Wireless which they're rapidly running into the ground. Forecasting bankruptcy is a safer bet... — read more
Can we PLEASE get a more inspirational leader, Mike is like a wet blanket. All the marketing videos in the world cannot make the retail wireless team excited for Q4. We need a whole new leadership team. In Mike’s words, we’re ready for Q4 in the... — read more
Once again Dish cutting corners to save money at the expense of doing the right thing. A truly morally bankrupt corporation. Dish Network hit with $150K space junk penalty. Satellite TV provider Dish Network was fined $150,000 for improperly... — read more
It's happening, Dish is starting to post job ads to backfill the non-Colorado Boost Mobile people it's laying off. It's a shame as they're letting go a lot of great people who deserve better. Whoever lands in this spot is going to endure a lot of... — read more
Has anyone transitioned their duties? Our VP Kelley and CMO Sipling don’t seem concerned that all these people are leaving in a few weeks and nothing has been moved over. Not to mention the new teams are from TV and what they did was very siloed... — read more
A word to the wise, don't delay starting a job search as the market is "clogged" with thousands of people with the same basic skill sets being laid off from the Telecom industry. AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile AND Dish are all going through widespread... — read more