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(Tech Crunch)   Over 500 people get together to take advantage of great discount on layoffs from Groupon   ( divider line
    More: Sad, Layoff, Cost, The Day Today, Groupon today, overall business performance, likely no coincidence, cost structure, former employees  
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380 clicks; posted to Business » on 09 Aug 2022 at 10:30 PM (7 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook

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2022-08-09 10:59:14 PM  
3,416 employees?
2022-08-09 11:04:45 PM  
Groupon is still around?
2022-08-09 11:07:06 PM  

TedCruz'sCrazyDad: 3,416 employees?

I could see a large sales force, but a shop of 50 tech folks could keep that place running.
2022-08-10 1:35:54 AM  
Did they ever make a profit, or did they just take this long to piss away all their seed capital?
2022-08-10 2:39:35 AM  
Groupon... now there's a name I've not heard in a long time. A long time.

I think the last time I used them was in 2010? 2011?

I'm amazed it still exists. The only deals I ever got from them were for places that sucked so much nobody wanted to go there.

Actually. Shoot. I think I still should have credit from a deal I bought like, 10 years ago. I should check. If my login still works?
2022-08-10 5:45:46 AM  
Shouldn't every company only perform mission critical tasks? I work for a large corporation and get forced into training classes where I just sit there and bewilderingly think "WTF are we doing?"
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