Due to Corona shutdowns massive layoffs. Over 50% book fair sales division GONE. People with 10. 15, 20 years all terminated.
Topics regarding layoffs at Scholastic Corp.
What's the total headcount? How many employees work at NYC?
Do you think there may be small/medium/large Scholastic Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
Sorry late warning. We have some new layoffs coming before end of quarter. Mostly due to the bad revenue and mismanagement of vendors.
Do you predict that there will be Scholastic Layoffs in 2019?
If you are a female developer, BA, PM or QA, you have to leave. Misogynistic pigs run the department. I have been verbally abused and I am not the only one.
Not sure which dept yet. It will be coming tomorrow.
What's new - any updates here?
Please post any updates or what you hear about possible layoffs at Scholastic in 2018. There are so many rumors, not sure what to believe.
Sorry BAs, it was decided that most will be laid off in the new year and that PMs and SMs can do both jobs in the new year with POs
We have to layoff a handful by next week according to senior management in IT.
Whenever things are not the best or are going bad, we react with layoffs, let's see if this affects folks in NYC.
We have more layoffs coming. All the write downs from classroom books, content, and clubs keep mounting. The fact that we are now trying to sell off ed group means we are in trouble.
Now that the new stores have launched there are going to be a slew of more layoffs. We have have zero traffic since launch and people seem to hate the design choices we had to make
Looks like this team will be all laid off in the next two weeks due to another loss in book clubs revenue
We're closing on the start of a lot of back to school activities, and we usually hear about a chunk of layoffs. Wondering if anyone has any news?0
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How come that we cannot find any reasonable rumor or info about layoffs in NYC.
I have not had a serious raise in 5 years or the ability to move to a next level position as an editor. So many people are leaving that makes me want to consider taking a package and find something at another publisher
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Satbir, you have done nothing for this compnay. Go away and ruin another company like you ruined pearsons
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