Radio Shack Terminates Approximately 400 Employees - Via E-Mail
Radio Shack laid off is approximately 400-450 employees at its headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas, is being cut more of their fat from the closure of 500 retail stores. The views of employees in the layoff of the seat has come via their company e-mail. There was a series of meetings pre-layoff who have warned of layoffs to come. Tuesday, August 29, those warnings came true that from 400 to 450 employees have signed in their company e-mail just to find an electronic pink slip. The aim was apparently to speed. Getting about 400 to 450 people notified they would not need to return to work the next day. Spokeswoman Kay Jackson said: “The electronic notification was quicker and allowed more privacy than breaking the news in person. “Seeing 400 people filing into the halls with their belongings from their offices cleaned is not exactly a harmonic of privacy. If anything, it’s the equivalent of corporate “green walking the mile.” Coffee bars were placed on each floor, and laid off employees of Radio Shack has met with supervisors and human resources personnel before leaving. boxes and plastic bags were also distributed free to employees’ personal effects in employees who were released were allowed 30 minutes to make calls and say goodbye to his colleagues before they met with supervisors and resources . man I can not help but have a visual of men and women filing into the corridors along with photos of their families and personal decorations of booths in small rubbish bags. redundant workers also received a severance package. Three weeks pay for each year of service up to 16 weeks for hourly employees and 36 weeks for those with Bay based on at least $ 90,000. I wonder if they had time to meet the employees laid off after being released, why did they not had time to lay off employees in the same way? If anything, the hands-off approach to Radio Shack to lay off employees was cold and calculated. Radio Shack knew in February, they would have a mass layoff, but nobody had the time to let employees who were laid off in person to know. Since February, he could be a gradual layoff, making the process more personal and allowing those directed against the unemployed to take on an action plan. Radio Shack headquarters reported that the layoff process went smoothly and professionally laid-off employees left. The fact that they have not had the decency to tell these people in person at one of the many previous meetings at the current layoff, I think Radio Shack would not report anyone by giving them finger on the output whatsoever.