Welcome to the era of remote layoffs, in which bosses who are sometimes he-l-bent on having their workers in office at least part of the time are happy with letting them work from home when they need to let them go. It may sound like a tactic to save... — read more
Do you know of many people who were willing to accept a reduced pay package? I'm worried that if many said yes, this will create an unfavorable precedent for the rest of us. The management will know that all they have to do to reduce pay across the... — read more
Did any of the notifications go out yesterday?
Or will today be the first day for cuts?
your jobs are going to india
They just finishing what they started. https://nypost.com/2016/06/16/mcdonalds-may-shift-some-jobs-to-india-in-cost-cutting-move/
I hope everyone is prepared
I don't know about you, but I always saw this as a very temporary job. I'm worried, but not too much, about whether I'll lose this job or not. There are enough better options out there.
The full company memo
AlI U.S.-based McDonald's offices, including MHO, will be closed April 3-5 and employees should work remotely. During this timeframe, please reschedule any in-person meetings at MHQ with outside vendors to be hosted virtually or a different week... — read more
Talk about being cowards
Is anybody else disgusted that we are closing offices for a few days ahead of layoffs to be able to do them remotely? I guess this management is too scared to be in the same building with people when they tell them that their livelihoods are gone... — read more
McDonald's preparing for layoffs starting April 3
This goes beyond the U.S.
McDonald's warns of upcoming layoffs McDonald's is joining the growing list employers that plan to lay off staff this year, citing a shift in focus at the 200,000-employee... — read more
Welcome to the 2023 recession
McDonald's set to make ‘difficult’ staffing changes in April - WSJ https://seekingalpha.com/news/3922775-mcdonalds-set-to-make-difficult-staffing-changes-by-april-wsj
McDonalds Layoffs 2023
What's your prediction as it relates to the possiblity of McDonalds layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Starbucks, Amazon, Apple Stores...
Starbucks has organized in more than 200 stores... When does McDonalds unionize? ... — read more
McDonald's Closes At Cedar Park Shopping Center In Vienna
A sign on the front door indicates the location is closed. Employees from the location were moved to other McDonald's locations at 3195 Old Lee Highway in Fairfax and 7101 Leesburg Pike in Falls... — read more
I didn't see this coming
I honestly didn't expect to see McDonald's announce full withdrawal from Russia for good. I know it's a financial decision since there's no point in paying all the employees for who knows how long before the situation stabilizes, but to go as far as... — read more
Russia closings are costing us at least $100 million
Who do you think is going to pay for that? It's certainly not going to be anybody at the top, that's for sure. Be careful in the next few months and prepare yourself for the possibility of being laid off the best you can. I'm talking primarily about... — read more
McDonald's Has Been Closing Locations For This Reason
McDonald's to temporarily close 850 stores in Russia McDonald’s said Tuesday it is temporarily closing all of its 850 restaurants in Russia in response to the country's invasion of Ukraine, a highly symbolic move for the U.S. chain that was among... — read more
Trust the CEO? Really?
If so, it sure looks like we are headed closer to... — read more
Good news for a change
McDonald’s Workers Win Jobs Back in Covid-19 Layoff Case A federal labor judge ordered the reinstatement of four McDonald’s workers laid off by a Connecticut franchisee in 2020, sending a warning shot to employers who use the pandemic as a... — read more
After so many layoffs, so many firings, so much cr---y treatment of employees, McDonald's is now desperate for workers. And SHOCKINGLY they can't do anything to get people to work for them. Nothing is working. Higher pay, child care, paid days off... — read more
McDonald's workers bring union fight to local franchise corporate offices
Important part: The National Labor Relations Board was investigating whether four workers were never recalled from layoffs due to their support for the union. A decision on that case is pending, according to the... — read more
McDonalds Layoffs 2021
Thoughts? Any McDonalds Layoffs 2021? Any news or rumors?
McDonald's Layoffs and Furloughs due to Coronavirus
I am assuming that most restaurants are switching to take-out only - this model requires less workers. Is McDonald's about to start a round of layoffs and furloughs? How about the main office, are corporate people going to be affected by Coronavirus?... — read more
McDonald’s said Tuesday it may offer some franchisees rent deferrals as restaurants close or see traffic plunge. The global fast-food giant also warned that the “negative financial impact” to its results cannot be reasonably estimated at this... — read more
What's the impact of Corona Viurs on McDonalds
Q&A kinda thread - what's happening next?
How many people work at McDonalds?
How many people work at the company? How about the headquarters at Oak Brook?
MCOPCO Job Losses
I heard on the MCOPCO side they are reducing headcount, it’s about profit and they are dumping labor.
What's going on right now...
Bang up job SE is doing, way to run things into the ground. Can’t wait to see how sh–ty the company will be in two more years. I hear it’s a dumpster fire.
McDonalds Layoffs 2020
This thread is for info about potential McDonalds Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
mcdonald restructuring and staff lay off
where are updates on this?
Time to move on
Automation is about to hit McDonald's employees, and it's about to hit us hard. Thousands upon thousands of jobs will be lost. My advice is to try and find a new job as soon as possible - before the job market is over saturated. I know I've already... — read more
McDonalds Layoffs 2019
This is a master thread about McDonalds Layoffs in 2019?
Upgrades to California McDonald's outlets
Anybody here buying the whole "new upgrades that come with self-order kiosks will not cost jobs?" I know that's what they are saying, but something tells me reality will turn out to be different and we'll see plenty of layoffs as part of this. I'll... — read more
The regional office closing
The regional office where I have been working for 3 years is closing. Just yesterday a position open in a different city, and they asked me about it. I’m so glad I gave them a firm “No”, this will only prolong the inevitable. I’m done with MCD and... — read more
How many people is this?
Can anybody venture a guess at how many people constitute $80 million to $90 million in severance payments? McDonald's just announced that will be the charge in the current quarter for the restructuring, and it's the first indicator we have of how... — read more
I just found out the 21 regional offices are being reduced to 10.
My wife worked over five years for McDonalds from 2012 to 2017. I saw how the corporate culture changed in those five years, not not for the better. Yes, at first it was a company that offered upward mobility if you worked hard, bought in to the... — read more
Why is Kempczinski quiet on the headcount reduction numbers?
Now, we do not even know how much will be cut. Everyone is anxious. I know he announced it to help with the stock price - he wants the street to perceive us as more profitable with less cost but do you think that he should have thought how employees... — read more
McDonald's layoffs June 2018
So, now that we know more layoffs are coming to McDonald's corporate (something exactly nobody is shocked about), let the speculation begin on how many, when exactly, and what departments. Frankly, I hate it when we find out about layoffs ahead of... — read more
McDonald's renegs on wage hike...
For those of you who still don't know that corporations straight up lie, especially about wages and employment, here you go. McDonald's tried to quietly reneg on their public promise to raise wages... — read more