And Im not an accountant; I work on a national team supporting the national audit practice. Meeting today 5.24.23. After 8 years, another one bites the dust.
What's going on at GT?
I'm no longer working there, but I've read about layoffs and came here in hopes I'd learn more. I always liked all the people I used to work with (minus my manager) and hearing about layoffs has me worried about all of them. I'd appreciate any info... — read more
Grant Thornton big layoffs just announced internally today 5/22/23
"Houston. We've Got a Problem Again!"
I have spoken with a number of colleagues in GT that reported regional leaders have already begun to terminate excess managers and staff as a means of cutting back on costs. It's expected these will continue through to the end of the year.
Layoffs are imminent
We might not have heard much yet, but layoffs are imminent. I've been ready for something to happen for the past three months. It is only a matter of time.
To my teammates, As the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to grow, we are continuing our work to balance our three Purple Chips: To take care of our people To be there for our clients and To keep our business strong As you’ve heard me say... — read more
Furloughing some recent new hires where market demand has fallen significantly, eliminating a small number of internal roles, and downsizing the Workplace Solutions team (including some executive assistants)...
Pay Down - Workload Up
Any talk about layoffs on the consulting side?
Anyone has more info about layoffs or potential layoffs at Grant Thornton (USA).
Brain exodus has begun
CEO Preber and Senior Leadership Team is running amuck trying to shore up Earnings per Unit. The firm was hit hard by a sizable litigation judgment and the government shutdown in the fiscal year than ended on July 31, 2018. As such, they decided to... — read more
Grant Thornton is “Houston we got a problem”
A firm in crisis. Recent layoffs have impacted culture and morale. Short term action by inexperienced leaders at the expense of long term growth.
400 laid off
Heard that GT laid off 400 people about two weeks ago. The company axed the entire forensic accounting group. Layoffs in other areas, including partner levels.
A Bad Year...
Back in March there was a handful of layoffs out of Grant Thornton U.K. and now it seems the fun is coming to America... First, a tipster informed us of a shake-up in the Northeast Region, with the Westborough, MA office closing up and possibly... — read more