Google employees scramble for answers after long layoffs

Google employees scramble for answers after long layoffs

Google employees are scrambling for answers from management and co-workers as the company undergoes a massive layoff. Friday, AlphabetGoogle, owned by Google, announced the cut of 12,000 employees, or about 6% of the full-time workforce. As employees prepared for a possible layoff, they questioned management about the criteria for layoff, which surprised some employees, who … Read more

Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Meta, Twitter severance pay comparison

Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Meta, Twitter severance pay comparison

Google’s headquarters are seen in Mountain View, California, U.S., September 26, 2022. (Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Tech companies have laid off tens of thousands of workers in recent months as the industry grapples with reduced risk appetite from investors and rising borrowing costs. … Read more

Google to cut 12,000 jobs as tech industry layoffs rise

Google to cut 12,000 jobs as tech industry layoffs rise

Google is laying off 12,000 workers, becoming the latest tech company to cut its workforce after rapid expansions ended during the COVID-19 pandemic. Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai shared the news Friday in an email to staff at the Silicon Valley giant, which was also posted on the company’s news blog. “Over the past two years, … Read more

Google cuts 12,000 jobs and layoffs spread across tech sector

Google cuts 12,000 jobs and layoffs spread across tech sector

LONDON (AP) — Google is laying off 12,000 workers, about 6% of its workforce, becoming the latest tech company to cut staff as the economic boom the industry has experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic wanes. . Google CEO Sundar Pichai, who also heads its parent company Alphabet, told staff at the Silicon Valley giant on … Read more

Google to lay off 12,000 people, says memo from CEO Sundar Pichai

Google to lay off 12,000 people, says memo from CEO Sundar Pichai

Google said on Friday it would lay off 12,000 of its workforce, adding to a slew of major US tech companies shedding jobs amid fears of a looming recession. Google CEO Sundar Pichai said in an email to company staff on Friday that the company would begin layoffs in the United States immediately. In other … Read more