Thread regarding Broadcom Corp. layoffs

They cut the best people?

Broadcom has become one big disgrace. They laid off my colleague, who did a great job, to keep a couple of slackers enjoying superstar status. I immediately sent as many job applications as I could and I expect to leave this ridiculous company as soon as possible. I've had enough.

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Octane wants to replace all older employees with younger, darker, cheaper, hungrier, uglier ones

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That's not entirely true. If you are one of the guilded ones you are living on hog heaven. Everyone else over 40 has a bullseye on their back. Broadcom gives out mega RSUs to higher bands(ie older employees), but then puts them on the chopping block after a year or two because they're way too expensive. Broadcom could reach a 99.9% profit margin and they would still be looking to cut. If Hock had his way he would be the only employee.

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Post ID: @vrrq+1bmsmVo0

it's part of the culture...if you're good and under 40ish there's plenty of jobs. if you're over 55, generally speaking ur fu---d...

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