Topics regarding layoffs at Weight Watchers International Inc.

Topics regarding layoffs at Weight Watchers International Inc.

It's been four months

Four months since we were laid off and I'm still looking for a job. It's really slim pickings for women my age as it is, and when you add the coronavirus into the mix... Let's just say things get pretty depressing. I'm wondering about the rest of... —  read more 

Wage restructure

Now WW has restructured pay for coaches and guides. They based it on the number of workshops, product sales, etc. In 2019. So those in small areas are taking a paycut, while our urban counterparts will make much more. We all provide the same service... —  read more 

Still mad about this

I'm still not over this. Still not over how badly it was handled. And frankly, I just want to take their "lifelong membership" and tell everybody involved exactly what they can do with it and where they can shove it!!! Okay, I feel a little better... —  read more 

Layoff Criteria

What kind of criteria was used to determine who is going to end up on the layoff list? They kept guides that have been with the company fewer years than me and I was an LC as well. I had stellar reviews and was constantly getting praise for my... —  read more 

Zoom call invitation

I am just going to leave this here for documentation purposes 4 Min Zoom WW/Weight Watchers Massacure Invitation ‐— From: StudioPeopleTeam Date: Wed, May 13, 2020, 10:44 PM Subject: Attendance Required! WW Business Update... —  read more 

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Laid off WW Guide

I have been a WW Guide for a little over 3 years, and I am disgusted as to how this was handled. An email about a mandatory phone call which turned out to be a very short termination phone call. My TM read a script, muted us all, and ended it. That's... —  read more 


WW has been going downhill since Mindy come in and the name changes - Guides, Studio, Wellness that Works (by the way that would be WtW - NOT WW). The idea's and the implementation of those idea's have all been faulty. The fact that (probably) not... —  read more 

Is this legal?

I thought people were entitled to receive a severance when being laid off, what happened to that? Is it legal to just fire people with no cause (because if you show somebody the door without severance that person is not being laid off, they are... —  read more 

I just cannot believe the nerve and the arrogance of Oprah and Mindy doing their QVC shtick the day after they screwed over so many loyal folks

I was never an employee of Weight Watchers, but I have been on the Points, then Points Plus program for many years. I quit the meetings & online after they introduced Smart Points because it never worked for me, but I continued to follow the PP... —  read more 

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