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Better.com CEO who fired employees over Zoom returns to work after hiatus

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Vishal Garg, the CEO of online mortgage lender Better.com, has officially returned to work after taking a hiatus in December when he was criticised for firing more than 900 employees by video chat. In a letter sent to...

Employers: do you help your employees celebrate the birth of their grandchildren?

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Do you help your employees celebrate the birth of their grandchildren – or are you planning to? Saga has announced it is to give staff a week’s paid “grandparent leave” as well as giving their grandchildren access to ...

CEO of US mortgage company fires 900 employees on a Zoom call – video

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The chief executive of a US mortgage company has drawn criticism after he reportedly fired 900 employees on a Zoom call. 'I come to you with not great news,' Vishal Garg, CEO of Better.com, is heard saying at the begi...

‘Not great news’: US boss fires 900 employees on a Zoom call

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The chief executive of a US mortgage company has drawn criticism after he reportedly fired 900 employees on a Zoom call. “I come to you with not great news,” Vishal Garg, CEO of Better.com, is heard saying at the begi...

Toxic workplace cultures are sacrificing employees’ health – and it doesn’t have to be this way

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Consider a construction worker who hasn’t slept more than four hours a night for the past week, a software engineer who is battling a persistent cold but keeps working from their home office, and a schoolteacher who w...

‘Workers are very afraid’: HelloFresh employees aim to unionize amid claims of abuse

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Workers at HelloFresh, the largest meal-kit delivery service in the world, say they are facing an aggressive anti-union campaign led by the company after they tried to organize amid claims of safety issues and poor tr...

New Zealand company founded by students gives employees $10,000 ‘thank you’ bonus

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An education app founded by a group of university students nine years ago has surprised its 53 employees with a NZ$10,000 bonus, after being named the fastest growing company in New Zealand. Kami, meaning paper in Jap...

Chappelle willing to meet Netflix’s trans employees but won’t ‘bend to demands’

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The comedian Dave Chappelle has spoken out about backlash against his recent Netflix special, saying he would be open to meeting transgender employees of the streaming company but would not be “bending to anyone’s dem...

Netflix employees join wave of tech activism with walkout over Chappelle controversy

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Employees at Netflix will halt work on Wednesday in a virtual walkout to condemn the streaming platform’s handling of complaints against Dave Chappelle’s new special. The action is the latest in a string of highly vi...

Activision Blizzard reportedly fires 20 employees following harassment claims

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The embattled video game company Activision Blizzard has fired 20 employees over claims of harassment, the Financial Times reported on Tuesday, citing a letter sent to staff. According to the report, the video game ma...

Spot on or unfair? Facebook employees split on whistleblower Frances Haugen’s critique

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When former Facebook product manager Frances Haugen testified before the Senate last Tuesday, she painted an unsightly picture of the social networking company. As a member of the company’s civic misinformation team f...

Jeff Bezos’s space flight firm ‘rife with sexism’, employees’ letter claims

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A group of current and former employees at Blue Origin, the space flight company owned by the Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, has accused the business of operating a work environment that is “rife with sexism” and prefers...

Bosses turn to ‘tattleware’ to keep tabs on employees working from home

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David, 23, admits that he felt a twinge of relief when the first wave of Covid-19 shut down his Arlington, Virginia, office. A recent college graduate, he was new to the job and struggled to click with his teammates. ...

#AppleToo: employees organize and allege harassment and discrimination

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A group of Apple workers is organizing to fight against what it says are patterns of discrimination, racism and sexism within the company and management’s failure to address them, in a rare public display of dissent w...

Delta Airlines to impose $200 monthly fee on unvaccinated employees

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Delta Airlines will impose a $200 monthly fee on employees unvaccinated against Covid-19, the airline announced on Wednesday. In a new memo sent to Delta employees, CEO Ed Bastian announced that unvaccinated employees...

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