08.08.20

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[Meme] People Get Fired for Being Bought by IBM (With a Crummy Severance Package)

Posted in IBM, Red Hat at 9:33 pm by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

IBM firings

Summary: IBM used to proudly provide job security and one could have a job there for decades (career ladders and worker benefits of all sorts are what some people assess this when looking for an employer, e.g. whether they can progress, get promoted, stay onboard); by today’s standards only a month’s salary is exceptionally bad, especially when one gets fired without warning, but this is what IBM did to some Red Hat employees

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