Nielsen Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Nielsen

Bahamas Dorian

Nielsen US has stepped up as a global partner what are we doing to help the Bahamas. Give your employees guidance and we will help. They are 50 miles of our shores in Florida and our greatest allies. USA has stepped up what are we doing David Kenny?... —  read more 

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Shareholders get raises workers do not

Look at history of raises the shareholders got. Compare it to average worker raise at NLSN. https://www.nasdaq.com/symbol/nlsn/dividend-history Only stakeholder NLSN cares for is wall street. The numbers tell the story.

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Tampa

Every day more folks being brought back to Tampa. Great coworkers. Smart resilient and trust worthy. Bring back US jobs and we can save this company. I see it every day.

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Post ID: @10PTyrv7

Where are we headed?

Nielsen is on a hiring spree for the IT department and they're really good talented folks now. They're rebranding. But at the same time, stocks are plummeting and it's on the verge of getting sold. What is the future like ?

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Post ID: @10HkskOO

Nielsen Scarborough Tampa

Senior management needs to review how staff is treated here. Research Interviewers are under extreme pressure. If you do not commit to additional hours you are being held accountable. These are part time positions with no full benefits. Index... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10zoI1De

New York Post Article July 30: Nielsen selling for parts.

I read an article stating no one will buy Nielsen for $17B which includes about $8 B of debt so they will sell for parts https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2019/07/30/nielsen-open-to-selling-itself-in-pieces-as-auction-proves-a-bust/amp/

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Post ID: @10tYd4f7

Severance

Does anyone know if Nielsen still provides severance? A friend of my husband was let go after 6 years but was told to file for unemployment.

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Post ID: @ZOkcCAB

Nielsen is backwards regarding technology

Many people don't want to carry a pager looking thing now that they're all bracelets. Smart watches etc. The company is dying and they keep acquiring other companies for what? It's actually best for it to be bought for parts because it's not getting... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YoaLxYa

Membership Rep

Does anyone know what's planned in the US. I've been told it's organizational changes but we won't be fired. We however keep paying for the Buy side. I don't trust it for a second. Does anyone remember what Nielsen did to Arbitron Rep? Dying to know... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YbI38dZ

Massive cull coming

My spouse works there in a function that knows these things. Massive budget cuts and layoffs occurring soon.

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Post ID: @XifMmn8

IDC to be cut

Just heard IDC will be taking a 50% cut in staff in February in the BUY division - about 400 people so as you can imagine its not a good place to work at the moment so many good people have left IDC is bloated and too many old-timers who have spent... —  read more 

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Post ID: @X8lZT91

Oxford Today 09.01.19

Just been given a notice that my role may be redundant - I work in Global Reports Centre and with the IDC - once again good workers are targetted - I have 2 kids and a mortgage and have been here just over 3 years - not impressed as all my work has... —  read more 

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Post ID: @X2qYFnJ

Poland Super Hub

The plan for a Super Hub in Poland - to cut costs Its up and running - some good people I have just been doing training and was asked ; 1) What does FMCG stand for? 2) What is an ASCII file? To be honest our service will suffer if we employee... —  read more 

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Post ID: @WHynrGj

Christmas 2018

Things are so bad that the main campus in Oldsmar had their annual Christmas celebration and by the time the night time Scarborough and Audio part time people got there all the food and water was gone. It was pathetic. So about 130 people had dirty... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Wtj1bn6

Drip by drip redundancy at Nielsen

Its drip by drip on Redundancy - a small amount of employees leave each week from the major site I work from - this has been happening for weeks Also company is not telling the truth - Blaming GDPR on financial results - this is not true as most BUY... —  read more 

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Post ID: @W77EIR3

Nielsen Layoffs 2019

Post any information about potential or actual Nielsen Layoffs in 2019?

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Post ID: @VTAKfkE

Diversity is our strength

Unless you mean the strength of the stock price. Nielsen implemented "Diversity" at same time stock started the downward cycle. Coincidence?!?

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Post ID: @VNihoWp

700+ Laid off by Nielsen in Florida

Here is the WARN notice... State of Florida - WARN Notice Company Name: Nielsen Number of Laid off Employees: 724 Address 1: Address 2: Statewide City: Statewide, FL WARN Notice Date: Mon 03/26/2018 Layoff From: Thu 05/24/2018 Layoff To: Sat... —  read more 

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Post ID: @UU6LDZ1

Nielsen Leadership Guide

X - ACT IN FEAR OF YOUR SUPERIORS X - CREATE FEARFUL ENVIRONMENT FOR SUBORDINATES X - ALWAYS SAY YES TO EVERYTHING X - SUBORDINATES ARE TO BE TREATED AS INDENTURED SERVANT X - SUBORDINATES ARE TO BLAME FOR ALL LEADERSHIP MISTAKES —  read more 

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Post ID: @TUuftX9

Save your job - start a union

The grass isn't greener elsewhere. Every company is pulling this crap now. They are booting out invaluable employees for short term gains while sending the company down the gutter in the long term. Your boss won't save you or your position. Organize... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TREZzGV

June 2018

More redundancy - this company is going down the pan. IRI are winning big in USA and Nielsen are too expensive for most only the very large companies can afford them. Its all about cost cutting and strategy is very weak - layer upon layer of... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TCBndCy

Global cull of colleagues

Big number of people losing their jobs globally. In western Europe many good and very experienced people losing their jobs to pay for the mismanagement of those at the top in the US. Seems like the company is run to make share holders and the short... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TA0A6NO

Consistent

Layoffs have been occurring at Nielsen consistently at the end of every quarter since 2015. US Buy hasn’t bounced back and they need funds to move forward with the connected system. This means cutting jobs and salaries, replacing what they have with... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Tz1RnUp

'ad hoc' and 'custom analytics' layoffs

From what I heard from former colleagues, is that most recent round of Layoffs (excluding the already announced Watch layoffs in Tampa) focused on the 'ad hoc' and 'custom analytics' side of Nielsen. Long tenured employees with higher titles were let... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TtRmUiJ

More info on layoffs

From what I heard from former colleagues, is that most recent round of Layoffs (excluding the already announced Watch layoffs in Tampa) focused on the 'ad hoc' and 'custom analytics' side of Nielsen. Long tenured employees with higher titles were let... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Ts2l5D7

This week's layoffs

Anybody knows any details about layoffs that took place at Nielsen this week? I've heard several people were let go, but I can't seem to find any info on who or at least where. Also, are we looking at more layoffs in the following weeks or was that... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TlTYJa3

Summer Layoffs

Sounds like there are going to be Layoffs in the next few weeks. Anyone hear of a specific number?

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Post ID: @Ti1JN1J

Healthcare costs?

Did anyone else laid off incur high healthcare costs (either for you, spouse, or dependent) in the last year or so? I didn’t think anything of it, but conveniently I also just got hit with an audit to verify my dependent(s) during my continuation... —  read more 

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Post ID: @TcYh5lq

Fire and Hire?

The department I work in is scheduling interviews for people with the same skills that people just let go have. Looks like another situation of laying off older workers to be replaced with younger and cheaper.

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Post ID: @SByQK5N

Major layoffs at Nielsen

In case somebody missed it, Nielsen is laying off over 700 employees in May and June. Oldsmar and North Venice are being hit. A few of the lucky ones from those locations are getting transferred, but the rest will be shown the door. I don't... —  read more 

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