Layoffs are a trick to get stonk price up - you've already been replaced with someone in india. https://old.reddit.com/r/WellsFargoUnited/comments/13ps4kj/buyback_layoff_roadkill_how_the_modern_us/ few here are finance experts or understand... — read more
Microsoft’s Healthcare AI Arm Announces Layoffs
Nuance Communications, a company working with AI for speech recognition has decided to hand over pink slips as it intends to focus on the healthcare sector... — read more
Microsoft Layoffs Continue: Workers Given Notice on Friday of Long (Holiday) Weekend, This Time Nuance
No merit increases?
Outsider here (though at another big tech). When do you guys usually get your annual raises? How large did you expect the raises to be? What about promo cases?
More layoff notifications for Redmond
158 layoffs announced on the Washington state WARN site as of yesterday for Redmond, don't know about any others yet.
LinkedIn axes 716 jobs
Microsoft-owned LinkedIn fires 716 employees in fresh round of layoffs Microsoft-owned professional networking platform LinkedIn is set to lay off 716 employees, or about 3.5% of its staff, and close down its China-focused job application... — read more
More layoffs here as well
Portugal is not the only area with layoffs. There were more cuts yesterday here as well (CXP) and there are more cuts expected company-wide both in May and June. Just in case somebody erroneously thought or hoped we were done with layoffs for the... — read more
Over 100 New Layoffs in Microsoft Portugal
English translation (media in US/UK ignoring this) http://techrights.org/2023/05/08/microsoft-portugal-layoffs/
Any layoffs happening in LATAM?
Brushed Under a Rug Today? Microsoft Exiting Redmond (93% of the Office Space Offloaded)
Partner software engineer salary at Redmond
Any info on this? Looking TC base + stock + bonus
Earnings are today
What do you think will happen?
Press Report This Morning: Microsoft Azure Layoffs Again, Entire Team Laid Off
I'm a former Microsoft VP of HR. Here are the real reasons why layoffs are happening and how much longer they'll last.
Chris Williams is a former VP of HR at Microsoft and podcaster, consultant, and TikTok creator. He explains that COVID made way for unprecedented opportunities for tech companies and many over-hired. Williams also says many of today's... — read more
It's been two weeks without layoffs
Can we agree that it's done?
Alphabet has a union.
Microsoft can have a union too. So what's stopping people? #solidarity https://alphabetworkersunion.org/
I'm afraid that this might be true
Laid off people is not finance strategy, the "savings" are very minimal at all, the lay offs are fear strategy, to put everyone in alert mode and make they work more to avoid be fired. The only time when layoffs will be cost-saving is when we... — read more
Microsoft is rehiring some of the laid off employees
Why the he-l do you get rid of somebody just to rehire them within months? It makes zero sense to me, especially from the financial perspective. But in any case, if you were laid off by Microsoft, apparently it's not a waste to try and reapply... — read more
Microsoft Lays Off African Staff as Windows Market Share in Africa Falls to 15%
Microsoft is rapidly shrinking while the media is paid to run a festival about “Hey Hi” (AI), distracting from what really goes on at the company http://techrights.org/2023/04/03/african-staff-laid-off-by-microsoft/
Even Cybersecurity took a hit
Can someone explain how come in high demand security division took a hit? Is this customer facing or engineerng/dev affected?
Layoffs continuing all over the world
Tech layoffs: Microsoft-owned GitHub India fires over 140 engineers, say sources Microsoft-owned internet hosting service provider GitHub has eliminated 142 engineering roles across its India operations, people aware of the matter told Business... — read more
Fresh layoffs today 3/28/23
The Washington state WARN site shows 559 new layoffs set for today which, so far, has also included other states but they don't update their state WARN sites. Good luck everybody!
Microsoft Israel to lay off dozens as part of global cutbacks
Microsoft Israel is set to lay off dozens of employees as part of the global cutbacks in the company, Calcalist has learned. Microsoft announced in January that it is laying off 10,000 workers, but this will be the first time that cyber team members... — read more
Microsoft announced they expect an additional 30,000 layoffs
due to the slow down in Windows 10 sales that is related to personal computer sales drastically slowing. I am glad I decided to be a Plumber then learning how to Code mine.
Despite months of wide-sweeping job cuts across Silicon Valley, tech companies are still some of the best places to work in the world, according to recent research from Glassdoor. Glassdoor's annual "Best Places to Work" list, which was... — read more
A blessing in disguise…
If your name is on the list, and your manager confirmed it, s/he just gave you the gift of time. Assume it's happening, don't waste any more time thinking about who should have gone first before you do, and start making your plans. Several... — read more
Microsoft lays off team that taught employees how to make AI tools responsibly
Microsoft laid off its entire ethics and society team within the artificial intelligence organization as part of recent layoffs that affected 10,000 employees across the company, Platformer has learned... — read more
I'm a direct Microsoft employee. So I found out I'm being layed-off
Can someone tell me if Contractors and H1B' have to be layed-off first before any Microsoft directs get layed-off? In my group there are two Contractors and two H1B's. My Manager refuses to say if Contractors and H1B's get layed-off first.
I must say this...
Satya is as mean as Sundar!
The end of start-ups
I remember someone say something very stupid, regarding we can found Jon easily in some startup after lay off, well won't be more money for the start-ups: https://www.cnbc.com/2023/03/10/silicon-valley-bank-collapse-how-it-happened.html BTW: Most... — read more
I will pay Microsoft 500 bucks if they lay off my Microsoft Manager and especially my HR representative.
Thats 500 bucks
Latest Microsoft Layoff Wave Hits Supply Chain, Cloud, IoT Employees
Mid mgmt - March 22nd
Most mid-mgmt with less than 8 reportees are a direct target. Only discussion limited to VP & above us. Better be prepared!! India & USA teams in cloud !!
More layoffs are coming on March 22
The plan has been made at GM and above level. Your manager even wouldn’t know.
Multiple teams in India impacted too
Too many folks in India too!
Additional Layoffs today at Microsoft
Several managers have been laid off today. The rumor is that the focus is on consolidation at the manager level, any manager with less than 6 direct reports is at risk. Appears to also targeting managers that have been at Microsoft for many years.
Thoughts on the unlimited Tech job layoffs
It sure is nasty out there with no apparent letup in sight. I got layed off last summer. Been surving doing small construction jobs. Have sent out about 150 reumes. No call backs or emails yet. Pretty tough out there when you are a white male... — read more
Thoughts on the unlimited PTO
Be sincere, for real...