Layoff Horror Stories

November 7th, 2008 by in WTF


Via Gawker:

“My boss didn’t know how to save anything into different folders, so it all went into her “Annie’s Stuff” folder on the shared drive. I had access, so I spent many merry months reading her Christmas letters, letters to an ex-baby daddy, and the performance reviews of my coworkers. One day I saw a new file with “Sylvia Fired.doc” on it. The dismissal form she’d filled out was full of misspellings and grammatical errors—I spent my last few hours at work copyediting my own dismissal letter. It was the most fulfilling project I took on during my time there.

I was reading these all morning… some of these are pretty awesome. Click the picture for all of them.