McDonald's Corp. Layoffs

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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 

Rent Deferrals

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 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.

MCOPCO Job Losses

I heard on the MCOPCO side they are reducing headcount, it’s about profit and they are dumping labor.

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 

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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 

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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 

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 

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McDonald's posting fake job openings

I saw people say that their company is posting fake job openings and it made a connection for me I had not figured out previously. I'm a McDonald's manager and we too have a constant help wanted ad, even though we are not in need of any help. It's... —  read more 

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Reorg 2018

Any updates on the reorg in the corporate office. Phase share any info you may have - there are rumors floating around but I am not sure how realistic they are.

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Zero customer service skills

I’m all about customer service at Mcdonald’s. If you provide excellent service, then chances are you’ll get repeat business. I have a shift manager in my store that I swear doesn’t have an ounce of professionalism. I’ve caught her yelling at our... —  read more 

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Lousy management

I know working at McDonald’s is a mixed bag, but my experience is in the not so good variety. The management team at my location never heard the ‘lead by example’ phrase. Most seem more concerned with who is seeing who or other latest gossip. Crew... —  read more 

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Has The Big Mac Sauce Secret Finally Been Revealed?

Today on K-LOVE, A caller called in who used to work at a McDonald's and revealed that when their store had run out of the big Mac sauce, they went to the grocery store and had gotten thousand Island salad dressing as a substitute!

McDonalds and Devry Double Team Dumpster Fire

Devry, which workers have compared to "a dumpster fire," is now teaming up with McDonalds https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/devry-headed-wrong-direction-dahn-shaulis?trk=mp-author-card "As part of McDonald’s Archways to Opportunity, a program that... —  read more 

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Using tablets to reduce labor

Like Wendy's, threatening to reduce workers if the min wage increases, but they'll reduce workers anyway. Already doing it at WaWa.

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2015 layoffs at McDonald's Corporate office

Do you know if a reorg is planned for 2015 and if there will be layoffs of people who work at McDonald's Corporate office? I heard that going into Q2 there might a bigger reorg in works and that some people may be redundant and will be let go

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McDonalds Layoffs 2016

What is the likelihood of McDonalds layoffs in Oak Brook in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.

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There is another round coming soon

Layoffs have already started...Lots of HR layoffs for admins, etc......last week.....and there is another round coming soon......

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60+ employees at corporate headquarters let go

More to come in Q2 and Q3 - McDonald's trying to improve profit margins and the easier way to do this is to cut jobs. On top of this, there will be a hiring freeze, so we'll have to do more with less resources available.

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Same-store sales continue to drop

Can we sustain such a big corporate machine if our stores are not making more money? It seems to me that we are hiring managers to manage managers who are in charge of managers. Seriously, how much layers of approvals do we meed in Corporate?

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mcdonald's layoffs 2014

I hear that we are preparing cuts in Marketing and IT. McDonald's has done similar things in the past, I would not be surprised if this was to repeat. Several people I know confirmed this. Our IT group is huge and there is a ton of well paid people... —  read more 

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Severance Pay

What's a typical severance package in Corporate IT?

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