No wage increases. No job protection. The company can get rid of you with a 90 day notice and Bernie claimed he didn’t even know about any of it! When the music stops please don’t act shocked.
Topics regarding layoffs at Frontier Communications Corp.
😨So according to the recent reports Benny is shooting for Mid March for FTR’s filing for BK. The day the company officially announces (files) the LUMP SUM is locked. 30+ year techs probably only have just 1-3 weeks to file to lock that LUMP... — read more
You don’t have to. Most states have a window during the year where you can contact payroll to have them removed from your check! It’s your money so keep it!!!!! Ask your local steward for the dates that you can apply.
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-01-16/frontier-said-to-tell-creditors-it-seeks-a-mid-march-bankruptcy Frontier Tells Creditors It Seeks a March Bankruptcy "Frontier Communications Corp., the provider of telecom services in 29... — read more
I hope everyone involved in this decision gets a big fat pink slip. Blaming us and taking more of our money (for the second time since May) shows yet again what a bunch of snakes upper management is. Each one of you deserves to be unemployed. It’s... — read more
Just heard that Ken is out. When my Operations VP was asked this direct question she differed to not answer either a yes or no.
Last 2 CEOs, BODs & Sr Level Management ALL should be in prison and return ALL the money they made during this fiasco.
Here is a thought get rid of the employees who come in amd think they do not have to work for an honest days pay. Oh and the customer service is HORRIBLE. Managers dont manage and no one takes accountability. ENOUGH is ENOUGH.
Had some ideas. Probably too late, but why not sell your internet based upon tiers? Break it down further. Sell it by the meg based on rates. You will hear people give excuses and say it's impossible, but it's not... This will keep you honest with... — read more
BIG LAYOFFS ACROSS THE BOARD. MULTIPLE CALL CENTERS NOT REQUIRED. 2 NETWORK OPERATING CENTERS NOT REQUIRED. IT IS SURVIVAL MODE PERIOD. I HAVE INSIDER KNOWLEDGE COMING OUT OF CT.
https://www.dslreports.com/forum/r32418620-Update-on-Frontier-Refuses-to-Install-Service Rock bottom, we won’t service a location that is easily serviceable all because we want to escape state regulation
It has been determined that the call center in Tampa and another undisclosed location will be closing at the end of the first quarter. There will be a Town hall meeting on 1/7 to announce this decision. This was originally reported by Manbun... — read more
1) Charge customers more 2) The more customers we lose, increase the cost to exesisting customers 3) Continue to take CAF money to pay executive bonuses 4) Continue to blame front line employees for company failings 5) Golden Parachute for Bernie... — read more
boy this guy does not think much of frontier https://seekingalpha.com/article/4314648-frontier-communications-long-journey-insolvency-zone Conclusion:Unsecured Note holders will be lucky to get 7 cents on the dollar; SeniorSecured holders 24... — read more
I heard that rumor, too. That's really some strange timing. Almost like they had planned it that way. I wonder if they are somehow selling their customer base to another company and letting them lease their network for transport. Any ideas? .. — read more
Bernie has not made any statements or appearances on how he going to turnaround the company. That seems like Bankruptcy is close by. Normally a CEO tries to calm nerves and meets with employees and press to indicate the plan for the future. Nobody... — read more
Maybe the new CEO can tell everyone why during his town hall presentation to the FL workers in January?
https://seekingalpha.com/article/4313543-worst-performing-stocks-of-decade No wonder employees are leaving in droves
Over 5 million volume traded during market hours today and another 5 million traded after hours; basically 10% of all stock traded today and the price decreased to 62.9 cents; TOAST
Deceptive sales and billing practices
https://seekingalpha.com/article/4312818-why-i-sold-and-bought-frontier-communications-distressed-debt What Jeremy fails to understand is that Frontiers customer base is shrinking at a rapid rate. With continued network outages and now more people... — read more
If that is the best that marketing can come up with then the soon to be cuts need to start with them
approve our friggin vacation time for 2020 already. The bids were submitted a month ago. What are you waiting for?
Rumored sources have beleaguered Frontier communications Major reorganization January 2020. Post reorganization plans are being discussed.
Heard from a reliable source that Frontier is filing for bankruptcy in the first week of January 2020. Anyone else confirm this?
What field operation changes has Frontier made so far? Just curious what’s coming our way.
John Stankey, AT&T said of cost cutting “no place is safe”, he is looking at labor and benefits to cut. CWA represents 40% of AT&T employees. Their response was the company promised to add more jobs after saving millions because of the corporate tax... — read more
Can’t be long now.
You would think with a change of CEO. We might of least had a jump to almost .80c but nope. No one has faith in this company anymore and its a sad day.
12 missed appointments...11 no call no shows....10...systems down....9 dispatch chats.....8 transfers to the automated system....7 transfers to disconnect my service...6 lies 6 different reps.....5 misquotes.....4 get me your supervisor now......3... — read more
Tampa Bay Bucs are ready to revoke FTR's sponsorship because they keep lying to everyone!
WHICH ONE CLOSES FIRST?
LCOMS are quitting and FTR cannot find replacements! Some work centers are left without any supervision. Good Job FTR for running good supervisors out the door. Directors could care less.
WOW... it looks like Bernie Han is out of touch with his new job. Bernie says Frontier has strong core business that maintains the trust of millions of customers. I think Bernie is talking about Frontier airlines where he is on board of directors... — read more
Ftr now has Bernie Han and Robert Schriesheim ,,,haven't both these guys been affiliated with failing or Failed businesses,,,Airline and Sears Holdings............ Just saying
Management will lie to your face. (Most of them) still have ones that tell us the truth and show some pride, A Mans only as good as his word. The board has become full of sh–. Poeple posting sh– that Becky told mark that she heard from tom and... — read more
Bond holders have just hire Bernie Han to slice and dice Frontier into Chapter 11.....But it looks like more likely Chapter 7 liquidation
Its official Bye bye Danny Boy hello Bernie Han is new CEO.!!