We published a bunch of great stories on Facebook, Tesla, WeWork, Walmart’s Jet, SoftBank-backed startup Fair, and buzzy AI startup UiPath this week, so I want to jump right to it:
An anonymous memo alleging ongoing racism at Facebook is circulating inside the company
Employees have been sharing and discussing an anonymously authored blog post that asserts racism at the company has gotten worse over the last year, and quotes what it says are 12 current and former employees about their experiences, Rob Price reported.
Tesla is starting to ditch Salesforce and replace it with its own software for company salespeople
Tesla is starting to abandon Salesforce for a proprietary customer-relationship-management (CRM) system, three Tesla salespeople told Mark Matousek.
WeWork’s coding boot camp Flatiron School has laid off dozens of employees
WeWork’s coding boot camp, Flatiron School, laid off dozens of employees on Thursday as the coworking giant continued to slash costs after its failed initial public offering, Becky Peterson and Meghan Morris reported. Separately, Meghan and Julie Bort reported that insiders say WeWork’s IT is a patchwork of cheap devices and Band-Aid fixes that will take millions to fix.
Top leaders are leaving Walmart’s Jet, and some employees are …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Finance