Those who have permanent remote positions, have you traveled internationally and still connect to vpn with any issues? Have to attend a wedding and looking to get some work done on free time.
Went to pick up Milwaukee tool combo kit and it wasn’t in stock at one location so went to second location to get it. Despite that their system shows 5 in stock, none could be found. And it took 30 minutes to get someone to come unlock the shelves... — read more
Anyone heard anything about NE jobs?
I'm getting a little worried now that people are going back to the office more and more. With the extra free time for DIY projects gone, we'll be seeing a dip in sales - and we all know what's the knee-jerk reaction to something like that (and in... — read more
Spend a few hours a day in the restroom. Sick of customers asking for help.
So happy that HD Supply is absorbing Interline Brands/Home Depot Pro. Best decision I have ever seen come out of Home Depot. Well done!
Interesting how the company is so quiet regarding the recent mass layoffs at corporate
Post any information about potential or actual Home Depot layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
No rumors about layoffs or is it just calm before the storm?
Ours does not do any functions required for their jobs. They don’t provide the needed training for new employees and refuse to assist any of us when it is desperately needed. They all just try to look busy but in reality all they are doing is... — read more
big reorganization today a 3:00. Layoffs announcement
Only three kinds of employees at Interline Brands Jacksonville IT: bullies, enablers and cowards. For all of those two weak to speak up against the misogynistic bullies - You are about to get what the Jacksonville IT department has had coming to it... — read more
How do you feel about Staples trying to make an acquisition again? I wonder if we will acquire Home Depot finally after two failed attempts? I personally do not believe that this will happen, but I am interested in what you think and what it could... — read more
Make a prediction and tell us what you think about Home Depot Layoffs 2021? Any news or rumors?
I just read an article about Home Depot boosting hourly wages as housing market booms and company plans to give hourly workers a permanent pay increase. Is there any more detail on this? My mother works in a company and I’m interested in what it’s... — read more
I'm just wondering what will happen after Home Depot retakes control of HD Supply Holdings. This is huge so would love to discuss pros and cons. Any thoughts? How do you rate this move? From the media:... — read more
I went into work as usual. After the end of my shift my boss pulled me aside to tell me that he was letting me go. I DID NOT expect that. I asked if it was due to poor performance and he said no and apologized for having to let me go. SERIOUSLY, I... — read more
Due to covid Home Depot is laying off blue collar workers cashiers, department employees, and other low level employees. I was handed a letter with two days notice. Very poor handling on there part.
Will HD have Christmas items inside the store for sale this year? I am thinking they will not get the material to sale. If they did no one will have the money to buy it. It will be survival gear in its place. They will sale real trees but no fake... — read more
Under normal conditions how may hours of sick time do you get each year ? Do any unused hours get paid out at end of year or carry over to the next year ? If you have 100's of hours accumulated sick time do you get paid out if you get fired or... — read more
From what has been said elsewhere and what friends at stores are telling me - Lowes is not following any guidelines to prevent the spread of CoVid19. There is little or no social distancing in stores. There is no soap or paper towels in the... — read more
What is next for us? Keep calm and carry on…
Do you know what are top three locations in terms of employee count? Also, how many work at Atlanta?
I know things haven't been that great lately, but even with everything that's been going on this is still one of the best retailers to work for. Don't be rash in making your decision to leave - I did and I'm now regretting it and looking for a way... — read more
So it looks like we may finally be getting a chance to unionize. Union Reps have been to several stores in the area and the one I spoke to said it's going to be organized region by region to stop corporate from using the threat of store closures... — read more
Spoke to my District manager who is retiring soon so is a little more forthcoming. By end of this year nearly half of our staff will be eliminated. Those that remain will be expected to move between departments, no more assigned departments. Some... — read more
Just curious what the structure looks like for the overall MET program. Such as the layers of management etc. I know there’s an in store supervisor. Does it also have pod and district managers? Trying to see what’s going on with the blue sides MST... — read more
So, pro associates are just phone sale cashiers ? Do I have that right ?
There have been some whisperings at my location that Home Depo is planning hour cuts sometime soon - is that true? I don't see a reason for it, if true. Sales are good, customers are happy, everything is running smoothly. At least here. Why would... — read more
Came here out of curiosity and sadly find you guys are getting it just as bad as us. As much as I hate to see that is there anyway you can take Marvin back? JCPenny shot us down and we're getting desperate. We're so tired of hearing we're gonna use... — read more
HDE is merging with HDI. Large branches have 6-12 months, smaller 4-6 months. OM’s in the operations center were told to expect their severance packages and termination in 4 months. There is a FIM swat team going around the country trying to clean up... — read more
Ever notice that some topics have many replies and suddenly all but one or two disappear? Or that one of your replies is suddenly reposted as a new topic? This deal is managed, pruned, weeded, and manipulated. HD and other companies have input here... — read more
I was lucky. Saw the writing on the wall in April. Just got out in January after watching the systematic destruction following the Sears model. Hired Sears executives and then think it won’t happen here? This may be the new definition of insanity... — read more
As a loweser I can tell you we have similar levels of incompetence and mismanagement. We have layers of highly paid managers who basically forward us emails we’ve already read. They train us to sell having never done so themselves. They have us use... — read more
Home Depot said it was laying off less than 1,000 people, but declined to give further specifics. However, a thread on TheLayoff, a website in which laid-off workers discuss developments, highlighted the national reach of the cuts... — read more