GM’s investment of $2.2 billion to increase production of electric vehicles is now announced. Is this our best effort or can the company do much more on the path toward electric vehicles?! I hope it is not too late. From the news:... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at General Motors
So as opposed to just apply i figured I would query this board since I frequent my current employer's board. I work at that other company in Dearborn. Peak clown world. Mid career white male in engineering. Would it be worth the adventure? Or would I... — read more
From the author that brought you the following thread with accuracy before Covid hit. https://www.thelayoff.com/t/14ckvGdC Decline 2.0 is coming soon. It's going to hit just as hard as the first, and likely, be the final nail in the... — read more
It doesn’t matter how much work you put in, how many hours you’ve clocked - unless you’re middle management or higher your position in the company isn’t safe. GM has proven time and again that their main priority has been and always will be their... — read more
Now Barra has lost her Indian female CFO and her black female VP Alicia Boler Davis that went to Amazon. Perhaps these are early indications that diversity candidates at high levels do not like working for GM or Mary Barra?
It's been pretty quiet lately other than some speculation. Has there been any credible news on the next round of layoffs?
I recently read “Overhaul” by Steven Rattner about the government guided bankruptcy. Lots of interesting inside info on GM and Chrysler. The author was very critical of the inept GM executive ranks. Frequent responses were “That’s the GM way” and... — read more
So I have moved on to another automotive company, but still get contacted by job hunters. I have been contacted about 2 different GM contract jobs the past month and both were only 32 hours a week. What a shame GM! Post about your new diversity exec... — read more
Just posted by someone: I saw a guy come in who truly was good. Sharp, well qualified and truly knowledgeable. After a few months of frustration, he left. In parting, he stated that decisions aren’t made at GM to help the company. but to make the... — read more
Seems like the CFO Dhivya is leaving for "other opportunities".
GM becomes the second after Ford because 1.5 years ‘stupid’ action - They laid off many talent engineers due to their ages and keep many inexperience engineers who only know how to kiss their bosses. FCA & PSA merger will put GM into the third. GM... — read more
Just following up on an corporate email. What's the liklihood? I heard ford isn't going back until next year at the earliest. Google July next year.
Work from home is here to stay, as is online shopping. And what is the one thing those two don't require? Driving. Everywhere I look, studies are predicting that driving will decrease between 10 and 20 percent overall even after a vaccine for... — read more
GM racketeering lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler dismissed by judge Jul. 8, 2020 5:35 PM ET|About: General Motors Company (GM)|By: Carl Surran, SA News Editor A federal judge throws out a lawsuit General Motors (NYSE:GM) had filed accusing Fiat... — read more
Not too long after getting rid of all those engineers good ole Mary and GM are asking the government to increase the number of cheap foreign workers that they can hire. And yet they will wrap the flag around themselves when it comes to selling cars... — read more
Remember when we kept hearing about how GM was building a “fortress balance sheet”? How’s that working out? Are they still building it?
I've just been briefed about the remote layoff process that will start in the next month or so. You will receive a call from your Director, an HR rep, and an Outplacement specialist conferenced in. You will be told your position has been eliminated... — read more
Lots of empty buildings GM, lame products= zero zero zero future.
General Motors in Spring Hill has announced it will layoff third shift employees. The layoffs will go into effect on July 31 and will impact 680 employees. GM will now be operating on two shifts instead... — read more
Haven't heard anything from management of when salaries will go back to normal or new austerity measures. Anyone have any rumors?
Micromanaging King of General Motors Randy Mott, aka socially ignorant ranch owning ostrich farmer, hasn’t been able to sleep the past few months as IT has been forced to work remotely due to greedy Governors who have the audacity to care for the... — read more
Heard 2 PMO gone recently and upcoming IT Program level cut soon. They will replace IT Program Managers with Minimum wage interns / secretary who knows excel. After all IT PM is only job where no skills needed.
65 laid off in lending and funding at americredit and Gm financial .. weird since we are buzy
What do you think?
All the paid trolls are focusing attention on other sites right now, Facebook and reddit etc, spreading racial propaganda to stoke the tensions within America. Funny how obvious it is!
General Motors Co's top executive on Friday said layoffs announced a day earlier at the company's self-driving Cruise unit were "prudent" but insisted that she sees a "huge opportunity" for its vehicles to move both people and... — read more
Have any furloughed employees on the 75% pay plan filed for unemployment to get the $600 Federal weekly benefit and the state benefits? I’ve contemplated filing for a few weeks now because my state would allow me to file but GM’s plan says they will... — read more
GM Recently notified Warren as required by city for any upcoming mass layoffs. This is from a friend that works for the city. She did not know the number specified. This is a few weeks prior to when the actual layoffs would occur.
Poor leadership presence in last 2 weeks. No TV appearances expressing support of 'we are here to help in this time of need'. They are too focused on cost cutting employee salaries thinking that will be the solution to their problem. The whole... — read more
GM Leadership is mum. Where is that highly educated, diversity leadership, and strong backbone at GM. Seems like GM has been very quiet lately. $21.00 stock is awesome. Is Bankruptcy 2.0 in the ballgame again. GM is such a freeking... — read more
I mentioned to my spouse a few weeks before March 15th, to stock up on some TP. Water that week prior, but I didn't tell her why. Reading in the stock market charts, observing surrounding situations, I felt there was a great disruption that was... — read more
https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/26/gm-temporarily-cuts-pay-by-20percent-for-69000-salaried-workers-amid-coronavirus-pandemic.html Does anyone at GM know more about this? I’m worried!
GM is next.. https://jalopnik.com/fiat-chrysler-is-laying-off-a-huge-chunk-of-its-workfor-1842481669
Be happy you are not with the boneheads at Ford. They are fine where they are today. Just like Mually stated 11 years ago. They stuck the flag in GM and Chrysler’s rear. Time for them to get the pole. F-150 to you.