Verizon Wireless Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Verizon Wireless

This directors and DMs are garbage

Wtf no one from the top knows what it is to work in the retail channel. They all have their clicks and dam if your not in it. What ever happened to been recognized for hard work this company is a joke is sad vzw use to be the place to be

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Post ID: @11aPd2Ak

Which Centers take Core Calls?

I know Wilmington and Murfreesboro call centers take core calls. Are there any other centers that have core customer service?

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Post ID: @1199gdRA

Walk outs

So I’ve heard that a large group of store reps in multiple stores are going to start making planned call outs on busy days. They say quota is ridiculous and all they hear about is accessories. Now days everyone buys there $50 case online for $10. VZW... —  read more 

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Post ID: @119zf5CJ

New iPhone

My brother is on my Verizon employee plan and ordered the new iPhone from Apple since I told him we couldn’t order from Verizon yet. If he activates this phone what will happen? Loss of discount? Termination?

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Post ID: @1193mLiL

Shift Bid Postponed Til January

I’m not buying the reason leadership is giving us for the shift bid being pushed back til January. They claim it’s because if they do a bid now the shifts wouldn’t be “rep friendly” because of the call volume the schedules would be a bunch of late... —  read more 

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Post ID: @118Agiqf

"Consultants" making their rounds...

Looks like the "Bobs" recently had chats with leadership from a few groups. Not exactly sure which ones, but I noticed that somebody in Network Assurance signed them into a building a few weeks ago. Get your affairs in order...just in case.

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Post ID: @118ChDE9

Vzw created monsters

https://www.forbes.com/sites/allenadamson/2019/06/30/what-verizon-can-learn-from-apple-about-the-power-of-a-single-customer-experience/#1650c11d206b

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Post ID: @116yMuQN

Somethings up

Normally around this time there are email notices sent reminding reps about open enrollment for Benefits. Have not seen or heard a peep and it is the middle of September. Last time we did not get a notice by now there was massive layoffs shortly... —  read more 

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Post ID: @113MAmZA

Leave Your Vote Here - Survey

We all know the pulse survey is not anonymous. I know when people give Verizon a bad rating on the pulse survey they have been targeted to have their opinion swayed. Let's have a vote right here and now. If you are a Verizon employee and you are... —  read more 

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Post ID: @111hPMr1

Verizon Employees Indicted

https://www.ajc.com/news/crime–law/verizon-employees-indicted-accused-opening-bogus-accounts/SbkSrCqiybqphvdoGtUNJI/

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Post ID: @10UHkoXz

Centers Closing

More call centers will be closing. Heard from a very reliable source.

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Post ID: @10NKekzD

SM

I’ve been mulling over applying for an SM position. I’ve been with the company a long time, as an SS, and frankly, I don’t believe in whatever direction 2.0 is taking us. I believe in supporting others though, and I genuinely care about developing... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10MLIJi3

Offered a job outside if VZW

I'm extremely torn right now. I was just offered a job outside of VZW doing similar work starting at $5,000 less per year. The pay cut isn't too extreme and the benefits package is similar. The pros for accepting this offer are job security (no... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10KB5b3p

Verizon Theme song

I believe I can see the future 'Cause I repeat the same routine I think I used to have a purpose But then again, that might have been a dream I think I used to have a voice Now I never make a sound I just do what I've been told I really don't... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10K9XiaN

Red October

Get ready. Big announcements in October. Pay off debts. Pad your rainy day fund. May the odds be ever in your favor!

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Post ID: @10Jlcaps

What is the CLNR scam going around?

I was on a call and the topic of a CLNR scam was being discussed. There was not a lot of information other then some employees have been changing device sku's to obtain higher valued phones. Apparently going forward when a CLNR is processed and the... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10GOrjNL

Layoffs

It's almost that time of year again! Have heard lots of rumors call centers closing, stores etc... Any truth to the rumors? Which centers are closing?

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Post ID: @10CFFSZN

The Fugazi Factor

An idea of "Smart Cities" works when an economy is booming. The problem is that the economy isn't booming, contrary to popular belief. Take a look at the real estate market. When you see interest rates are lowered, but you also have a major decline... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10xsQeY0

This is the same story...

This is the same story I have watched as an employee for 15 years at GTE and Verizon from the inside and 5 years from the outside. From the landline side, they pushed good people out because of philosophical differences and compensation and kept the... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10x4wRvY

Wage Theft

Call it what it is. The ever-increasing targets and lower payouts. My boss tells me the other day, “We have to work on being more positive about things we can’t change. Sure, but will positivity pays my rent, my car insurance, and phone bill? Will... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10uMOfn6

Title Changes

Anyone have the latest on title changes taking place 8/11?

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Post ID: @10tDzHSP

Termination stories on how someone in retail got fired

a rep being fired because he shoplifted a Target Store. He was supposedly #1 in the country making 120k a year. Another one is a manager got terminated because he was editing his time punches. Apparently would consistently come in 1/2-1 hour late... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10pEdFbT

How does “Dashboard”, “Pays” a Rep?

So if one is amongst, lets say top three reps in the store, all metrics looking good etc, then ur praised for all the efforts one did to get there (lil to no money made) On the other hand, one could be at the very bottom of the ranker( getting a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10p2LVp2

TMP & MD payouts dropped

Good luck filling the “as it is unreachable” buckets with these payouts being dropped to $60 & $180 respectively...

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Post ID: @10naojcu

Will the new plans help???

Our stores are dreadfully slow. People need to make money. Bad enough I have been a top rep and my commission is down 30% from last year.

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Post ID: @10mqfdPD

New tech in centers

It was announced in a town hall meeting that my call center is getting digital posters and other tech for team connect sessions and someone asked how much this costs. The answer was 400k!! Not sure if that’s per center or the cost for all the... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10kFXoXE

The Clues Are There In Plain Sight

Since the involuntary/voluntary layoffs began over 3 years ago, certain things have changed on the wireless side that made itself apparent, and that the end for some is coming fast and hard. Sale: Diminished storefronts, decrease in commission... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10iXCDCB

Tired of Lazy GMs

I am tired of seeing lazy GM’s that are always in their offices and playing on their phones while their SM’s have to work stressful hours and also are stressed out. At times I feel so sorry for my SM and he has to work bells all the time when his... —  read more 

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