Better.com CEO Launches 900 Zoom Employees
“If you’re on this call, you’re part of the unlucky group that’s being fired,” Garg said on the call, a recording of which was viewed by CNN Business. “Your employment here is terminated with immediate effect. ”
He then said employees can expect an email from HR detailing the benefits and severance packages.
“Having to go through layoffs is heartbreaking, especially at this time of year,” CFO Kevin Ryan said in a statement to CNN Business. “However, a stronghold record and a small, concentrated workforce have put us together to go on the offensive by entering a rapidly changing home ownership market.”
“This is the second time in my career that I’ve done this and I don’t want to do this. The last time I did it I cried,” Garg said on the call, who stayed on. short and emotionless.
Among those fired was the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Recruitment Team.
“You are TOO SLOW. You are a bunch of DUMB DOLPHINS … SO STOP IT. STOP IT. STOP IT NOW. YOU EMBLEM,” he wrote.