Airbnb’s CEO Shows All Businesses How to Conduct Layoffs

Evil HR Lady

The Covid-19 shutdowns have struck the travel industry, and so it’s no surprise that Airbnb needs to layoff workers. He released a letter to Airbnb staff , explaining the layoff. To keep reading, click here: Airbnb’s CEO Shows All Businesses How to Conduct Layoffs.

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3 Benefits Of Working A Temporary Job Following A Layoff

Career Realism

Once the shock of a layoff begins to wear off, an impacted employee has to make a host of important decisions. However, to fill the gap of time between a layoff and finding a new full-time job in your desired industry, it may be necessary to work a temporary or part-time job.

2020 79

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How To Successfully Change Careers After A Layoff

Career Realism

A career change should not be an impulse decision or strictly driven by the trauma of a layoff. For many workers being laid off or furloughed is a scary thought, and unfortunately this scary thought is becoming a reality for many as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

2020 74

The Coronavirus Has Been Devastating for Some Companies. 6 Questions to Ask Before You Consider Layoffs

Evil HR Lady

I’m talking about layoffs. Layoffs are expensive and they are only getting more costly. 6 Questions to Ask Before You Consider Layoffs. 6 Questions to Ask Before You Consider Layoffs appeared first on Evil HR Lady

2020 193

Chesky at Airbnb and the Process for Mapping and Communicating a Layoff.

The HR Capitalist

My friend and colleague Patrick Lynch at CMP did a post over the weekend on the recent layoffs at Airbnb, covering a letter that founder and CEO Brian Chesky sent out to employees covering the move to layoff 25% of the workforce at the hospitality sector giant.

2020 125

Furloughs/Layoffs During COVID-19: Best Delivered Via Video or an Analog Call?

The HR Capitalist

The gist of that post is as follows - a LOT of companies over the last two weeks have communicated bad news (personal news of impact due to furlough/layoff) to groups of employees at the same time, which is about as far from a best practice as you can get.

2020 128

How to Walk Away from Something That Isn’t Working for You

Ms. Career Girl

The company did well enough, but it had a major downsizing, which led to a layoff (another FAILURE), which led to a career change. From a young age we are taught to, “Finish what you start.” Keep your eye on the prize.” And, “clean your plate.”

2020 242

So What Does Hiring Look Like Now?

Evil HR Lady

Despite the staggering increase in layoffs over the past couple of months, some companies are still hiring. Amazon, for example, has hired more than 100,000 employees in four weeks and has plans to hire 75,000 more.

2020 233

2 in 5 College Grads Fear for Their Careers Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Ms. Career Girl

Graduates will not only be competing against other recent grads but also those who are looking for reemployment after a layoff or furlough. Coronavirus-related layoffs have become a regular occurrence, and it seems that no one is immune.

2020 155

How Recent College Grads Can Find A Job Despite Mass Layoffs

Career Realism

When times are tough, mass layoffs happen in almost every industry. Here are three things recent college graduates should do to find a job despite mass layoffs: 1. But, what do you do if you're a recent college graduate looking for your first job?

2020 63

COVID Economy: There's Probably Some Big WARN Notices On The Way.

The HR Capitalist

We're in a recession, and while the layoffs and furloughs have occurred, the federal government acted quickly and provided job-saving stimulus in the way of the Payroll Protection Act (for small businesses) and stimulus for entire industries like Airlines, Healthcare and more.

2020 112

I Got Fired in My Dream Last Night, and My Dream Boss Did It Wrong

Evil HR Lady

This termination was a clear layoff–as stated by the consultant–it was due to a business decision and affected everyone at my imaginary level. For a layoff, you don’t need to pack up and ship their stuff. Do you have stress dreams?

2020 229

The World Needs More Businesses that Call Bull * on Ageism.

The HR Capitalist

Don't sit in the back and hope that a layoff doesn't happen to you. In today's cancel culture, it has never been easier to be accused of discrimination, and never been more important to watch what you say. .

2020 172

THE HR FAMOUS PODCAST: e17 – Crocs and Compensation Strategy in a COVID World.

The HR Capitalist

KD discusses the strategy the CEO took for their layoffs and how they went about it. . KD and Tim laugh at the potential new plans for social distancing for the 2020 major league baseball season. .

2020 125

When Employees Want COVID Unemployment Over a Job at Your Company.

The HR Capitalist

who requested that her last name remain private, said she initially felt relieved when she was spared from layoffs at the public-relations firm where she worked in New York City and instead given a pay cut.

2020 137

How to Lay Off Employees When Everyone Is Remote

Evil HR Lady

With stores shut and parties canceled, layoffs make complete sense. Layoffs should be done face to face , and the employee’s direct manager should be the person to deliver the bad news. How do you layoff when employees are already home?

2020 188

How ‘Workshares’ Can Help You Keep Employees on the Payroll

Evil HR Lady

The gut answer a layoff. Most jobs cannot be done exclusively at home. Essential employees who cannot work at home need to go into work, but what can you do for your non-essential employees who can’t do their jobs from home?

2020 192

How To Network During Coronavirus

Career Realism

Career advice Podcasts Best podcasts to listen to 2020 Coronavirus Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs Networking advice Networking tips Networking strategy Networking on linkedin NetworkingWhether you've been laid off, or are afraid you might be, you need to be prepared.

2020 73

How the Employee Relations Job Function is Changing: A Look at the HR Acuity Benchmark Study

Evil HR Lady

The study highlights what else ER employees have to do in addition to managing new rules and regulations, conducting furloughs and layoffs and working to rehire people. Just what does the employee relations department do all day?

2020 155

Glassdoor Says I'm Worth 8K Per Year.

The HR Capitalist

I'd assume that's not going to improve with the COVID caused layoffs that just happened at the company (300 employees or 30% of the company let go). Damn you, Glassdoor! . Quit toying with me. I have enough s##t going on without you cratering my expected value.

2020 125

5 Skills That Will Be In Demand After COVID-19

Career Realism

Career advice Podcasts Best podcasts to listen to 2020 Coronavirus Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs What to do if you can't pay your mortgage What to do if you get laid off What to do if you lose your job Can't pay my mortgage

2020 70

Time on Your Hands? – Get Valued Credentials Online

Sklover Working Wisdom

No, not at all, but it is the first thing that is likely to get you the interviews, the “call backs,” and the label “a real keeper” when either hiring is underway, or layoffs are under consideration. as many now have due to the coronavirus “social distancing” furloughs and layoffs.

2020 130

BEST BOSS EVER Podcast: e3 - Pat Lynch and the State of Outplacement During COVID-19

The HR Capitalist

Companies are trying their hardest to avoid layoffs. Welcome to Best Boss Ever , the podcast dedicated to helping you develop managers who build great teams.

2020 125

myCorona: The One Thing To Remember As a Manager of People on 3.20.20.

The HR Capitalist

We've yet to see it or hear it, but businesses impacted by decreasing revenues are likely to slow hiring and at times, impact employees through reduced schedules, unpaid leave and yes, layoffs. . Short post today, because there's a lot going on. What, just me?

2020 128

5 Skills That Will Be In Demand After COVID-19

Career Realism

Career advice Podcasts Best podcasts to listen to 2020 Coronavirus Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs What to do if you can't pay your mortgage What to do if you get laid off What to do if you lose your job Can't pay my mortgage

2020 63

How To Network During Coronavirus

Career Realism

Career advice Podcasts Best podcasts to listen to 2020 Coronavirus Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs Networking advice Networking tips Networking strategy Networking on linkedin NetworkingWhether you've been laid off, or are afraid you might be, you need to be prepared.

2020 61

How COVID-19 Impacts Workers Over 50

Career Realism

Career advice Podcasts Best podcasts to listen to 2020 Coronavirus Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs Age discrimination at work Ageism How to find a job Age discriminationWere you laid off due to the COVID-19 crisis and are now worried about age discrimination?

2020 59

What To Do If You Can’t Pay Your Mortgage Due To Coronavirus

Career Realism

As layoffs continue in waves, many people are wondering how they'll make ends meet and manage their expenses. One of those expenses could be a mortgage. What should you do if you can no longer afford it? The average American has less than $400 in savings.

2020 57

How COVID-19 Impacts Workers Over 50

Career Realism

Career advice Podcasts Best podcasts to listen to 2020 Coronavirus Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs Age discrimination at work Ageism How to find a job Age discriminationWere you laid off due to the COVID-19 crisis and are now worried about age discrimination?

2020 57

????? How To Keep In Touch Professionally With Your LinkedIn Connections

JobMob

Ask yourself this: if your company had a mass layoff (or worse ) tonight, which job will you want next? So I have 1,825 LinkedIn connection requests… and no way to batch approve or deny them… Cool cool cool cool… — Emma Bostian (@EmmaBostian) April 19, 2020.

2020 80

updates: the coworker pajama party, lying about layoffs, and more

Ask a Manager

updates: the coworker pajama party, lying about layoffs, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, when I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past.

2020 40

3 Benefits Of Outplacement Services

Career Realism

The coronavirus pandemic has flipped businesses completely upside down in a matter of weeks, and many businesses have had to furlough or layoff employees just to survive. While sometimes unavoidable, the decision to layoff employees can be one of the toughest decisions a company has to make.

2020 59

can I ask my boss if layoffs are coming?

Ask a Manager

If significantly less students enroll, budgets may shrink and that may result in layoffs. When is it okay to start asking my supervisor about the possibility of layoffs? can I ask my boss if layoffs are coming? layoffs outsideA reader writes: I am an admin at a large public university that has gone fully remote.

2020 23

I don’t know how to get past my toxic job

Ask a Manager

I knew that they had just hired a former colleague of my manager to the team (nobody on the team was aware they were hiring, we were just told someone new was starting in two weeks), so I questioned this hire in light of my layoff. Of course that was also on display during your layoff.

2020 38

how do I manage my stress and stay (reasonably) positive in the face of impending layoffs?

Ask a Manager

A reader writes: My company recently announced that they’re looking at the possibility of significant layoffs in the reasonably near future (6-8 weeks). You may also like: we're being asked to choose our own pay cuts requiring people to be on time, advance warning of layoffs, and more managers pushing us to work harder while we wait to be laid off how do I manage my stress and stay (reasonably) positive in the face of impending layoffs? ask the readers layoffs the plague

2020 24

Hindsight Is 20/20: Living Your Culture In The Next Normal

Career Realism

Layoffs were widespread and money vanished, while the real estate market collapsed amidst big bank failures fueled by consumers inability to pay excessive mortgages. It's now 2020: The pandemic health crisis is new, yet the economic dynamics seem eerily familiar.

2020 57

mixed messages after layoffs, called back to the office but I’m a single mom with no child care, and more

Ask a Manager

I am still employed, and while I serve on the leadership team and was consulted on how the process should be handled, the communication about the layoffs came from our executive director. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. We’re sending mixed messages to our laid-off employees.

2020 32

updates: none of my coworkers have contacted me after my layoff, and more

Ask a Manager

None of my coworkers have contacted me after my layoff. I was the OP of the “none of my coworkers have contacted me after my layoff” post published 10/31/19. It’s a special “where are you now?” season at Ask a Manager, when I’m running updates from people who had their letters here answered in the past. Here are three updates from past letter-writers. I appreciate it! Seeing that others went through the same experience was healing in itself.

2020 25

Stuck In Quarantine? Be Productive & Get A FREE Mock Interview!

Career Realism

Mock interview questions Tik tok What is a mock interview Mock interview questions and answers Job interview Job interview questions Job interview tips Covid-19 Coronavirus impacting job search Coronavirus effects Coronavirus causing layoffs Mock interviewThere is a good chance you're reading this from the safety of your home. If you're like us, you've been practicing social distancing and have been stuck inside the four walls of your house for over a week now.

2020 48

I was laid off, and my less experienced coworker was hired back

Ask a Manager

layoffsA reader writes: I work for a hotel in an area that is one of the hot spots for COVID. I’m in event sales, focusing on social events. The entire sales team was furloughed in March.

2020 35

can I wear a collar on video calls, correcting clients who call me “Mrs.” and more

Ask a Manager

My company isn’t at risk of going under and it hasn’t done layoffs yet, but layoffs in the plant may be in the near future if the order rate doesn’t pick up very soon. I’m part of the office staff, which seem to be safe from the layoff discussions.)

2020 54

employee’s girlfriend comes in every day, using sick time for doctor’s appointments, and more

Ask a Manager

My company announced today that we’d be having an unexpected round of layoffs due to a downturn in our industry that we aren’t expected to recover from any time soon. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employee’s girlfriend comes in every day.

2020 32

mental health days during Covid, talking about pumping in male-dominated office, and more

Ask a Manager

If there’s more to the story, my guess would be that they wanted to get rid of those two people (because of work quality, because their salaries were high, because they didn’t get along with your manager, or who knows what) and used layoffs as a way to do it.

2020 38