Twitter Jobs

Twitter CEO tweets and confirms plans to layoff up to 336 employees.

Twitter confirms plans to slash hundreds of jobs as the social media company plans to restructure and drive growth the announcement was made on Tuesday October 13th in a letter to staff from the newly appointed permanent chief executive Jack Dorsey one of Twitter’s co founders doors he also shared the news from his personal account tweeting quote made some tough but necessary decisions that enabled Twitter to move with greater focus and reinvest in our growth the company said it will lay off up to 336 employs roughly eight percent of its workforce twitter has struggled with low share prices and attempting to catch up with other social media networking sites such as Facebook and Instagram who currently have more active users than it does though Twitter did not mention which department would be affected the company said it would provide generous exit packages to those losing their jobs for newsbeat social i’m christelle kamui.