So, we had layoffs about 2 months ago.
And then a month later, I was told that all contractors would be cut 10 days later....but to keep it under our hats and not tell the contractors we worked with (very tough) so that we could squeeze out as much work out of them (and they wouldn't be distracted and looking for a new job) before we unceremoniously dumped them.
And then, we got called into an all hands meeting.
We salaried employees, were getting furloughed with 30% pay. We had to pick our
And so, this is the beginning of my "9 day" weekend. The trick is to not spend money while I'm not making money.
30% is better than 0%. But, it's the first time it's ever happened to me at the Mega-lo-corp after 24 years.