Posts Tagged ‘post guild’

“Valentine’s Massacre” at Post Cuts at Least 40 Jobs

After cutting tuition reimbursement benefits and its cafeteria, the financially-troubled Washington Post has started cutting people in what looks to be the first layoffs of 2013.
Fishbowl D.C., which first reported yesterday's layoffs, has pegged the number of employees cut at 54. Politico says at least 40 people were let go. Either way, it's a lot. [...]

At Least 1 in 4 Post Staffers Who Took Buyout Were Nonwhite

Richard Prince has more details on which staffers recently took buyouts at the Washington Post. Prince confirmed that seven of the 26 Guild-covered employees who took the buyouts were nonwhite, including Theola Labbé-DeBose, Michael D. Bolden, Shauné Hayes, Joanna Hernandez, Stephen A. Crockett Jr., Kerry Flagg, Mark Gail, and Tony P. Knott. That's a little more than 1 in [...]