The tech-wide reckoning that started in 2022 and ran all through into 2023 has continued into this yr. And whereas 2024’s losses will not be at that scale, they’re nonetheless vital, pushed by huge names like Pixar, Google, Microsoft, Mozilla and TikTok. It stays to be seen if this yr’s layoff developments observe final yr’s, through which layoffs slowed down in the summertime, earlier than cuts started ramping up but once more towards the winter.

Momentum for a tech sector rebound stays sluggish to construct, outdoors of vibrant spots inside synthetic intelligence and adjoining firms, leading to tech firms persevering with to chop again on their workforces and pivot from a progress mindset to 1 primarily based on effectivity within the face of cussed market circumstances.

However monitoring these layoffs helps us to know the affect on innovation, which firms are dealing with robust pressures and who is obtainable to rent for the companies fortunate to be rising proper now. Sadly, it additionally serves as a reminder of the deeply human affect of layoffs and how danger profiles might evolve from right here

Beneath you’ll discover a complete listing of all of the identified layoffs in tech that began final yr, to be up to date month-to-month. In case you have a tip on a layoff, contact us right here. For those who favor to stay nameless, you’ll be able to contact us right here.

The ultimate whole of layoffs for 2023 ended up being 262,735, according to Layoffs.fyi. Tech layoffs carried out in 2023 have been 59% greater than 2022’s whole, in response to the information within the tracker. And 2024 is off to a tough begin regardless of not reaching the height of final yr’s first quarter cutbacks.

April 2024

Tesla

Is reducing “greater than 10%” of its international workforce, per an inner e mail despatched by CEO Elon Musk. That would affect greater than 14,000 staff worldwide, as Tesla prepares itself “for our subsequent part of progress” amid a difficult EV market.

Criteo

Is lowering its international workforce by practically 4%, impacting as much as 140 workers.

TikTok

Is laying off 250 employees primarily based in Eire because it restructures its Coaching and High quality crew.

Hinge Well being

Reduce roughly 10% of its workforce, For Millionaires completely discovered, as the corporate prepares for an IPO and goals to achieve profitability.

Checkr

Has laid off 382 workers, amounting to 32% of its whole workforce, For Millionaires completely discovered. The background-screening platform was final valued at $5 billion in April of 2022.

Bolt.Earth

Reportedly laid off a large a part of its workers in a restructuring effort. The variety of workers impacted is presently unknown, however sources told Inc42 that it may very well be “within the vary of 70-100” staff.

Apple

Is shedding 614 workers in California after abandoning its electrical automotive mission, in response to a WARN notice.

Agility Robotics

Has laid off a “small quantity” of workers as a part of a company-wide deal with commercialization efforts.

Ghost Autonomy

Shut down operations. The corporate, which was backed by OpenAI, employed about 100 folks.

Whirlpool

Is shutting down Yummly, the recipe and cooking app it acquired in 2017.

AWS

Will cut hundreds of jobs throughout Gross sales, Advertising, World Companies and its Bodily Shops Expertise crew.

Byju’s

Is shedding about 500 employees, accounting for 3% of its whole workforce, as a part of a restructuring effort.

March 2024

ChowNow

Has laid off 20% of its workers after buying point-of-sale platform Cuboh. The corporate beforehand laid off 100 folks in 2022.

Nintendo of America

Is restructuring its testing division, which is basically made up of contractors. A Nintendo spokesperson told Kotaku the adjustments will finish some assignments however will result in the creation of latest full-time positions.

Dell

Reduce its international workforce by about 6,000 jobs, in response to a 10-K SEC filing. The submitting reveals the corporate minimize 13,000 jobs in the last year.

Synctera

Has made cuts to its workers, the corporate confirmed to For Millionaires. A report in Fintech Enterprise Weekly estimates that 17 folks, or about 15% of the corporate, have been impacted. 

ShopBack

Is reducing 195 roles in an effort to change into extra sustainable, CEO Henry Chan wrote in a blog post. The layoffs affect practically 1 / 4 of its workers.

Airmeet

Reportedly eliminated 20% of its total workforce in its second restructuring effort prior to now yr.

Chipper Money

Carried out one other spherical of layoffs impacting 20 workers, CEO Ham Serunjogi announced in a blog post

Textio

Has reportedly cut 16% of its staff in a strategic transfer to help its Textio Elevate product. 

Stash

Is reportedly shedding around 25% of its workforce. In line with Axios, the cuts have an effect on roughly 80 folks.

Phantom Auto

Is shutting down after failing to safe new funding, For Millionaires has discovered. The distant driving startup, which had minimize workers final yr, employed a bit of greater than 100 folks.

IBM

Is reportedly slashing its advertising and communications workers. The corporate beforehand introduced a technique to interchange upwards of 8,000 jobs with AI.

Inscribe.ai

Reduce just below 40% of its workers, equating to dozens of workers, the corporate confirmed to For Millionaires.

Turnitin

Laid off round 15 folks earlier this yr, following feedback from CEO Chris Caren that the corporate would be capable to cut back 20% of its headcount due to AI.

Sorare

Laid off 13% of its workers primarily based in its New York workplace because the web3 fantasy sports activities platform focuses on its Paris headquarters, a supply conversant in the matter instructed For Millionaires.

Melio

Is eliminating roughly 7% of its workforce as a part of organizational restructuring. The fintech unicorn final carried out layoffs in August 2022.

ONE

Is reducing about 13% of its workforce, affecting 40 workers. It’s the second round of layoffs for the battery startup in current months.

Challenge Ronin

Is shutting down, resulting in a “permanent mass layoff” impacting round 150 workers.

February 2024

Fisker

Plans to put off 15% of its workforce and says it doubtless doesn’t have sufficient money available to outlive the subsequent 12 months.

EA

Reduce 5% of its workforce, impacting 670 workers, because it strikes away from the “development of future licensed IP.”

Bumble

Is letting go of about 350 workers, accounting for 30% of its workforce.

Apple

Is probably going reducing a whole bunch of workers who labored on the corporate’s autonomous electrical automotive mission now that the trouble has stopped, For Millionaires has discovered.

Sony

Is shedding 900 workers from its PlayStation unit, affecting 8% of the division’s workforce. Insomniac Video games, Naughty Canine, Guerrilla and Firesprite studios will also be impacted.

Expedia

Will reportedly cut 1,500 roles in 2024, primarily in its Product & Expertise division, accounting for greater than 8% of the corporate’s workforce.

Finder

Eradicated roughly 60 employees, or 17% of its workforce. It’s the monetary startup’s third main layoff spherical prior to now 12 months.

Rivian

Is shedding 10% of its salaried workforce in a bid to chop prices in an more and more robust marketplace for EVs.

Meati Meals

Will lay off 13% of its workforce as it really works to “construct a financially sustainable enterprise,” CEO Phil Graves instructed For Millionaires completely.

Cisco

Introduced it can get rid of 5% of its workers, impacting more than 4,000 people.

Toast

Will lay off about 550 workers in a transfer designed to advertise “working expense effectivity.”

Instacart

Introduced in an SEC submitting that it’s going to lay off roughly 250 employees as a part of a restructuring effort.

Mozilla

Is scaling again its funding in numerous merchandise, For Millionaires has discovered, leading to layoffs that may have an effect on roughly 60 workers.

Grammarly

Is shedding 230 workers worldwide as a part of the corporate’s efforts to advance its deal with “the AI-enabled workplace of the future.”

Getaround

Is reducing 30% of its North American workforce as a part of a restructuring.

Amazon

Is reportedly cutting jobs in its healthcare companies One Medical and Amazon Pharmacy. The variety of impacted roles is presently unknown.

DocuSign

Introduced plans to get rid of 6% of its workforce, largely impacting the corporate’s gross sales and advertising divisions.

Snap

Introduced plans to chop 10% of its workforce, impacting roughly 500-plus workers, in an effort to “cut back hierarchy.”

Polygon Labs

Has laid off 60 workers, or about 19% of its workers, CEO Marc Boiron introduced in a blog post.

Okta

Is shedding roughly 400 workers. The layoffs come nearly precisely a yr to the day after Okta introduced plans to chop about 300 workers.

January 2024

Thinx

Will lay off 95 workers in New York Metropolis, in response to a submitting with the New York Division of Labor.

Proofpoint

Is shedding about 6% of its international workforce, or 280 workers, the corporate confirmed to For Millionaires.

Wattpad

Carried out one other spherical of layoffs earlier this month, amounting to roughly 15% of its workforce, a supply conversant in the state of affairs instructed For Millionaires. 

Block

Is reportedly shedding round 1,000 folks within the Money App, foundational and Sq. arms of Block.

PayPal

Has reportedly begun company-wide layoffs. Whereas it’s unclear how many individuals can be affected, one supply instructed For Millionaires it was anticipated to be within the “hundreds.”

Aurora Photo voltaic

Has laid off 20% of its workers of about 1,000 folks, For Millionaires completely discovered. The cuts to the software program startup come regardless of report progress within the photo voltaic business final yr.

iRobot

Is shedding 350 folks, or one-third of its headcount, after Amazon’s bid to accumulate the Roomba-maker shuttered. Longtime CEO Colin Angle has additionally stepped down.

Salesforce

Is reportedly laying off 700 workers, or round 1% of its workers. This comes after the corporate had a big discount of 10% of its workforce in 2023.

Flexport

Is reportedly planning to chop round 20% of its workers within the subsequent few weeks. The corporate introduced related cuts in October, when founder Ryan Petersen returned as CEO and slashed its workforce by 20%.

Microsoft

Is shedding 1,900 workers throughout its gaming divisions following its acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Blizzard president Mike Ybarra introduced he can even be stepping down.

Swiggy

Is reducing about 400 jobs, 7% of its workforce, because the meals supply startup seeks to deliver additional enhancements to its funds forward of a deliberate IPO later this yr.

Aurora

Laid off dozens of staff, in response to sources conversant in the choice. The autonomous automobile know-how firm has since confirmed that about 3% of its workforce has been laid off.

eBay

Will lay off 9% of the corporate’s workforce, affecting about 1,000 full-time workers. In a blog post, the corporate additionally plans to chop contract roles within the coming months.

SAP

Introduced it intends to supply voluntary buyouts or job changes to eight,000 workers amid restructuring.

Brex

Laid off 20% of its workers, affecting 282 staff. In a blog post, Co-CEO Pedro Franceschi mentioned that the corporate is prioritizing “long-term pondering and possession over short-term good points in our comp construction.”

TikTok

Eradicated round 60 jobs throughout the U.S. in Los Angeles, New York, and Austin along with layoffs in worldwide markets. The affected roles, in response to NPR’s preliminary reporting, are largely in gross sales and promoting.

Vroom

Is reducing 90% of its workers because it shuts down its on-line used automotive market and shifts assets into two enterprise models: one targeted on auto financing and the opposite on AI-powered analytics.

Riot Video games

Is laying off 11% of its workforce, affecting about 530 workers, as the corporate focuses on “fewer, high-impact tasks.” The League of Legends maker can also be sunsetting its five-year-old publishing group, Riot Forge.

Wayfair

Is eliminating 13% of its global workforce, affecting 1,650 workers, in a restructuring effort geared toward reducing layers of administration.

YouTube

Will get rid of 100 workers, a spokesperson confirmed to For Millionaires, as a part of a restructuring effort in its creator administration and operations groups.

Google

Is shedding “hundreds” of employees in its promoting gross sales crew, in response to a leaked memo. The cuts come every week after the corporate did sweeping layoffs throughout its {hardware} groups. And extra layoffs will come all year long, as CEO Sundar Pichai instructed the corporate in a memo obtained by the Verge.

Misplaced Boys Interactive

Reportedly laid off a “sizable” number of employees January 12. The sport developer studio was acquired by Borderlands maker Gearbox in 2022.

Pixar

Goes to put off workers in 2024, For Millionaires completely discovered, with the full impacted workers doubtlessly reaching as excessive as 20% of the animation studio’s 1,300 particular person workforce. The cutbacks come as Disney appears to be like to cut back the studio’s output because it struggles to realize profitability in streaming.

Audible

Is shedding 5% of its workforce, citing an “more and more difficult panorama,” in response to a leaked memo obtained by Enterprise Insider.

Discord

Is shedding 17% of its workers, impacting 170 folks. In an inner memo obtained by the Verge, Discord CEO Jason Citron blamed the cuts on the corporate rising too rapidly.

Google

Laid off a whole bunch of workers throughout its Google Assistant division and the crew that manages Pixel, Nest and Fitbit {hardware}. The corporate confirmed to For Millionaires that Fitbit co-founders James Park and Eric Friedman are additionally exiting.

Amazon

Is shedding “a number of a whole bunch” of workers at Prime Video and MGM Studios, in response to a memo obtained by For Millionaires. The cuts come days after the 500 layoffs at Amazon’s Twitch.

Twitch

Is reportedly shedding 500 workers, 35% of its present workers, amid a continued battle to realize profitability within the face of rising prices and group backlash. The pending layoffs come after a whole bunch extra workers have been laid off in 2023.

Treasure Monetary

Confirmed to TechCunch that layoffs, carried out in December, had impacted 14 workers, accounting for 60% to 70% of the corporate, in response to a number of sources.

Duolingo

Confirmed it minimize 10% of its contractor workforce on the finish of 2023 because it turns to AI to streamline content material manufacturing and translations beforehand dealt with by people.

Lease the Runway

Will minimize about 10% of corporate roles because it goes via a restructuring plan following Anushka Salinas’ deliberate resignation as working chief and president on the finish of January.

Unity

Is lowering its workforce by about 25%, or 1,800 folks. The online game engine maker went via three rounds of layoffs in 2023.

Pitch

Laid off two-thirds of its workers because the German startup, which constructed collaborative presentation software program, appears to be like to pursue a “fully completely different path.” CEO and co-founder Christian Reber additionally stepped down.

BenchSci

The AI and biomedical startup reportedly minimize 17% of its workforce January 8, citing “shifts in the economic environment,” in a LinkedIn submit asserting the layoffs. 

Flexe

Eradicated 38% of its staff January 8 as the web retail logistics firm follows up after conducting layoffs in September 2023.

NuScale

Introduced January 8 it’s shedding 28% of its staff, or 154 staff, because the small modular nuclear reactor firm shifts its focus to “key strategic areas.”

Trigo

Is reportedly shedding 15% of its workforce targeted on pc imaginative and prescient for retailers.

InVision

Is shutting down on the finish of 2024 after a 12 yr run. The design collaboration startup was as soon as valued at practically $2B.

VideoAmp

Is shedding nearly 20% of its workforce because it tries to take care of its battle with Nielsen over media measurement. CEO Ross McCray stepped down from the corporate.

Orca Safety

Is shedding roughly 15% of its staff, totaling 60 workers. The Israel-based unicorn reportedly plans to maneuver some impacted workers into different positions on the firm.

Frontdesk

Laid off its total 200-person workforce January 2 after makes an attempt to boost extra capital failed, For Millionaires completely discovered. The mass layoff comes simply seven months after the startup acquired rival Zencity

Knowledge visualization by Miranda Halpern, created with Flourish

December 2023

ShareChat

Is reducing 15% of its workforce in a “strategic restructuring” effort for 2024.

Insightec

Is reportedly shedding 100 employees, with 60 from the corporate’s Israel headquarters.

Udaan

Reportedly laid off up to 150 employees in a restructuring effort. This month, the business-to-business e-commerce startup scored $340 million in new funding.

Enphase

Is lowering their workforce by around 10%, impacting roughly 350 contractors and workers, president and CEO Badri Kothandaraman wrote in a weblog submit December 18.

Arm Holdings PLC

Reportedly laid off more than 70 software engineers in China and can relocate some roles.

Supply Hero

Is shutting down operations in Taiwan and Turkey and plans to get rid of roles at its Berlin headquarters, the corporate mentioned December 18.

eBay

Is reportedly eliminating nearly 10% of its workforce in Israel. It’s the corporate’s second spherical of layoffs this yr.

Intel

Will minimize 235 employees at its Folsom workplace campus on the finish of the yr, the corporate reported to state employment officers December 15.

Superpedestrian

Is shutting down its U.S.-based shared scooter operation and exploring a sale of its European enterprise, For Millionaires has completely discovered

Bolt

Confirmed it laid off 29% of its workers December 15. The e-commerce firm identified for its one-click checkout know-how was at one time the topic of a federal probe.

Cruise

In an announcement obtained completely by For Millionaires, the embattled self-driving automotive firm is reducing 900 workers, or 24% of its workforce, per a December 14 e mail from new president and CTO Mo Elshenawy.

Etsy

Is shedding 11% of its workforce. In a letter to workers December 13, CEO Josh Silverman cited a “very difficult macro and aggressive atmosphere.”

Chipper Money

Has reportedly laid off 15 people throughout varied departments. It will be the fintech unicorn’s fourth spherical of layoffs this yr.

SmileDirectClub

Has shut down three months after submitting for Chapter 11 chapter, citing $900 million of debt. 

Sunfolding

Is reportedly winding down its operations. On its web site, Y Combinator categorizes Sunfolding as an “inactive” firm.

Zulily

Will lay off more than 500 employees after closing success facilities in Ohio and Nevada in February 2024.

D2iQ

Is shutting down its operations and promoting its belongings to Nutanix.

Environment

Has reportedly eliminated a big a part of its workforce. The business-focused streaming TV service raised $100 million in 2022.

Tidal

Is shedding greater than 10% of its workers, the corporate confirmed to For Millionaires December 7. 

ZestMoney

Is shutting down operations. The Goldman Sachs-backed “purchase now, pay later” startup was as soon as valued at $450 million. 

Navan

Is cutting about 145 roles because the journey startup beforehand generally known as TripActions plans to change into public.

Incredibuild

Is shedding 20% of its workforce. The software program improvement startup beforehand raised $35 million in a Sequence B funding in 2022.

Invoice

Will minimize round 15% of its workforce, the corporate introduced December 5, and shut its Sydney workplace to extend profitability.

CourseHero

Introduced December 5 it eliminated 23 employees throughout engineering, operations and improvement. 

Pivo

Shut down operations December 5. The Nigerian fintech startup beforehand raised $2 million in a seed spherical.

Twilio

Introduced a whole bunch of job cuts December 4, amounting to five% of the corporate’s workforce.

Spotify

Is eliminating about 1,500 jobs, the corporate introduced December 4. This marks Spotify’s third spherical of layoffs this yr.

Bending Spoons

Has laid off your entire workers of Filmic, the crew behind standard video and photo-editing apps that Bending Spoons acquired in July.

November 2023

Zepz

Reduce 30 roles November 30 after the fintech unicorn eradicated 26% of its workforce earlier this yr. 

Domo

Made reductions to 7% of workers, along with reductions in its contract workforce, CEO Joshua G. James introduced within the firm’s Q3 earnings call November 30.

Mojo

Is shedding 20% of its staff, the corporate introduced to workers November 30. The A-Rod and Marc Lore-founded sports activities betting startup beforehand raised $100 million.

Loco

Is reducing its workforce by about 36%, co-founders Anirudh Pandita and Ashwin Suresh introduced at a November 30 city corridor.

Unity

Is shedding 265 workers November 29 after eliminating its Wētā Digital division, which it acquired in 2021.

Tier Mobility

Is reducing roughly 22% of its staff, CEO and co-founder Lawrence Leuschner introduced November 28.

Dataminr

Is shedding about 20% of its workers beginning November 28, citing “the current speedy developments of our AI platform,” in response to a memo from founder and CEO Ted Bailey.

Multiverse

Will lay off practically a third of their U.S. staff. It’s the second spherical of layoffs on the U.Okay.-based unicorn firm in simply over a month.

ONE

Is reducing its workforce by around 25% November 27, citing “market circumstances” affecting the EV battery startup.

ByteDance

Began mass layoffs November 27 in its gaming division, Nuverse, after two years of tepid efficiency. The variety of affected workers is unknown.

Veev

Is closing up store, in response to a number of studies, after reaching unicorn standing in 2022.

Tulip

Laid off 25 workers, CEO Ali Asaria announced November 24.

Anar

Is shutting down operations and returning capital to buyers, CEO Nishank Jain announced November 23.

Alerzo

Reduce 100 workers November 21, reportedly attributable to will increase in automation. The current layoffs come after Alzero minimize 15% of its workforce earlier this yr and 5% in 2022.

C3.ai

Reportedly cut jobs throughout departments November 20, citing a necessity to cut back prices. Folks conversant in the matter instructed Bloomberg that a number of impacted workers acquired only one month of severance.

Jodo

Reportedly minimize around 100 roles throughout engineering, buyer success, knowledge and gross sales November 20.

Amazon

Is reportedly shedding “several hundred” workers of their Alexa division and its freshly launched Synthetic Common Intelligence crew.

FreshBooks

Laid off 6% of their workforce November 17 as the corporate shuts down operations in Raleigh, North Carolina. President Mark Girvan and CEO Don Epperson are additionally leaving the corporate.

Beamery 

Is reportedly cutting 25% of its workforce amid a bigger restructuring and cost-cutting effort.

Paystack

Laid off 33 workers in Europe and Dubai November 16 as the corporate cuts down on operations outdoors of Africa.

Sega

Is reportedly planning to “phase out” 80 temporary workers by 2024. The corporate is now dealing with an unfair labor observe criticism, with staff alleging the layoffs are retaliation for unionizing.

Chewy

Laid off greater than 200 workers November 14. The cuts affect roles in HR, recruiting, knowledge, enterprise intelligence, plus administrators and better managers.

Amazon

Is reducing “simply over 180” roles in its gaming division, VP Christoph Hartmann wrote in an email to workers November 13.

Carta

Is reportedly cutting more of its workforce. The variety of positions affected are unknown, however it will be the unicorn startup’s third layoff spherical this yr.

Pico

Is reducing a “few hundred” roles, an individual conversant in the matter instructed For Millionaires November 9. ByteDance’s Oculus challenger held an inner assembly asserting it’s halting its growth this week.

Cruise

Began shedding contingent staff who supported driverless operations November 9. These layoffs got here after the corporate recalled 950 robotaxis and misplaced key business permits to function in California.

Snap

Laid off fewer than 20 mission managers November 8. CNBC reported that Snap’s vice chairman of engineering, ​​Nima Khajehnouri, can even be leaving.

Amazon

Began cutting workers in its music streaming division in Latin America, North America and Europe, the corporate confirmed November 8.

Google

Confirmed November 8 it eliminated “a small number of roles” in its client help workers, Google Customers & Merchandise.

Virgin Galactic

Stated in a memo to workers November 8 it’s reducing prices and lowering workers. The variety of workers impacted is presently unknown.

Ubisoft Montreal

Confirmed November 7 it can cut 98 roles in enterprise administration and IT. Ubisoft mentioned 124 positions can be eradicated total throughout Canada, together with reductions in its international IT crew and its VFX studio, Hybride.

Nextdoor

Revealed in its Q3 earnings that it’s lowering its workforce by 25%.

Past Meat

Introduced cuts November 6 affecting around 19% of its non-production workers. The plant-based meat firm says it can additionally overview its total international operations for cost-cutting alternatives. 

Ava Labs

Is reducing 12% of its workforce, CEO Emin Gün Sirer confirmed November 6.

OpenSea

Laid off about 50% of its staff, the corporate confirmed November 3. CEO Devin Finzer posted a statement on X saying the NFT market is now targeted on “OpenSea 2.0.”

Starz

Is shedding more than 10% of its staff forward of the corporate spinning out from Lionsgate, CEO Jeffrey Hirsch introduced November 3. The community and streaming app can even exit Australia and the U.Okay.

Faire 

Laid off about 250 folks November 3 as a part of restructuring. The wholesale market raised a $416 million extension at a $12.6 billion valuation final yr.

Niu

Confirmed to For Millionaires November 3 that it’s issuing a spherical of layoffs affecting about 10% of their workforce, citing “fierce competitors.”

100 Thieves

Is lowering its workforce by 20%, CEO John Robinson announced November 2. The esports model is spinning out its recreation studio in addition to its vitality drink model, Juvee.

OpenSpace

Carried out a spherical of layoffs, CEO Jeevan Kalanithi announced November 2. The variety of workers impacted by the layoffs has but to be reported.

Informatica

Is shedding 10% of its global workforce, the cloud knowledge administration firm introduced in its Q3 outcomes November 1.

Splunk

Is about to chop around 500 employees CEO Gary Steele mentioned in a message to workers November 1 forward of its deliberate acquisition by Cisco.

October 2023

Bungie

Is shedding about 100 workers, CEO Pete Parsons announced 10/30. The Sony-owned recreation studio can also be delaying two of its upcoming titles in consequence.

Karat

Reportedly minimize an estimated 10% of its workforce October 27 after the monetary startup for creators raised a $70 million Sequence B spherical earlier this yr.

Hippo

Plans to eliminate 120 roles, the corporate mentioned in an SEC submitting October 30.

Liberty Mutual

Plans to chop 850 members of its staff, the insurance coverage firm confirmed October 27.

Salsify

Reduce 110 jobs and are transferring some roles overseas, CEO and co-founder Jason Purcell introduced October 25.

Slync

Is shutting down, months after its former CEO Chris Kirchner was arrested on fraud fees and sued the corporate to pay for his authorized payments.

Shipt

Introduced October 24 in an organization assertion that it laid off 3.5% of their workforce and can shut many open roles.

Pebble

The X different beforehand generally known as T2 introduced October 24 that it’s shutting down its operations.

Nokia

Introduced October 19 that it’s going to minimize up to 14,000 jobs, or 16% of its workforce, following a large dip in Q3.

Roblox China

Reduce 15 roles on October 24, two years after the joint effort with Tencent abruptly paused its service.

Tropic

Eradicated 26 roles, CEO David Campbell confirmed in a LinkedIn post October 21.

Convoy

Is halting operations attributable to a “large freight recession,” CEO Dan Lewis announced in a memo October 19, every week after shedding 20% of its workforce.

LegalZoom

Plans to put off more than 100 workers in its gross sales division, the corporate disclosed in a Employee Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act letter.

Plume

Laid off greater than two dozen staff, For Millionaires discovered October 18, a couple of yr after the trans healthcare startup raised a $24 million Sequence B. 

Google

Eradicated at least 40 roles in its information division, Google confirmed October 18.

Expedia Group

Reduce round 100 jobs, Skift reports, in its second spherical of layoffs in current months. The cuts reportedly impacted workers throughout knowledge and AI.

Stack Overflow

Laid off 28% of its workers, greater than doubtless impacting 100 folks, the Prosus-owned firm introduced October 16.

Bandcamp

Eradicated 50% of its workers on October 16 after possession modified from online game firm Epic to music licensing platform Songtradr. 

LinkedIn

Confirmed October 16 that it’s going to minimize 668 extra jobs, bringing the full to just about 1,400 this yr, with the majority of the newest cuts impacting these with R&D roles.

Flexport

On October 13 started shedding 20% of its staff, about 600 folks, because it prepares for restructuring, and continues a cost-cutting marketing campaign that started with rescinding affords and dealing to lease workplace house.

Qualcomm

Is reducing 1,258 jobs in two of its California places of work. In line with a filing with the California Employment Development Department, the semiconductor firm plans to make the reductions in December.

Blue Origin

Laid off 40 folks October 10, together with software program engineers and program managers, in response to The Information.

Sew Repair

Will lay off 558 employees after the non-public styling subscription service closes a distribution heart in Dallas.

Synapse

Confirmed October 6 that it had laid off 86 folks, about 40% of the a16z-backed fintech firm. Earlier within the yr, Synapse laid off 18% of its workers after its progress slowed.

Fowl

Issued a brand new spherical of layoffs after buying Spin, in response to an e mail interim CEO Michael Washinushi despatched to the corporate. The layoffs got here one week after the corporate was delisted from the New York Inventory Change, and the precise quantity stays unknown. 

Qualtrics

Introduced on October 4 that 780 roles are being eliminated and that “a number of hundred” roles are altering or transferring places in 2024. 

Hopper

Is lowering its full-time workers by 30%, amounting to 250 job cuts, the corporate announced October 3.

Chainalysis

Introduced October 2 that it’s shedding around 15% of its workforce, affecting roughly 150 workers.

September 2023

IronNet

In a regulatory submitting printed September 29, the cybersecurity startup has ceased all enterprise actions because it prepares for Chapter 7 chapter and has laid off its remaining workers. 

Naughty Canine

Is reportedly reducing no less than 25 contract builders, two sources conversant in the state of affairs instructed Kotaku.

Epic Video games

Introduced on September 28 that the Fortnite maker is shedding 16% of its workforce, amounting to 870 folks.

Talkdesk

An impacted worker confirmed on September 27 that no less than 140 folks, if no more, have been affected by Talkdesk’s third spherical of layoffs in lower than 14 months.

Byju’s

Introduced on September 26, the corporate plans to chop 5,000 jobs attributable to restructuring efforts. The startup has eradicated greater than 10,000 positions prior to now two years.

Roblox

Confirmed to For Millionaires on September 21, Roblox let go of 30 workers in its expertise acquisition group. No different groups are impacted.

Divvy Houses

Introduced on September 11 that it’s shedding 94 workers.

Sensor Tower

Introduced on September 8 that it laid off roughly 40 folks out of the 270+ on the firm, together with C-suite executives.

Roku

Introduced September 6 that it plans to put off roughly 10% of its workforce, representing over 300 workers.

August 2023

Malwarebytes

Introduced on August 31 that it laid off 100 workers, primarily impacting company workers.

Twiga

Introduced on August 21 that it’s shedding 283 workers, or 33% of its workforce.

SecureWorks

Introduced on August 14 that it’s going to let go of 15% of its workforce, impacting about 300 workers. That is the corporate’s second spherical of layoffs this yr.

CoinDesk

Introduced on August 14 that it’s reducing 16% of workers.

NCC Group

Confirmed on August 10 that it’s making extra layoffs, its second spherical of layoffs in simply six months. The corporate declined to say what number of workers are affected by this spherical of cuts. NCC Group minimize 125 workers in February.

Rapid7

Introduced on August 9 that it plans to put off 18% of its workforce, affecting greater than 400 workers globally.

Cell Premier League

Introduced on August 8 that it’s shedding roughly 50% of its workers or 350 folks.

Astra

Introduced on August 4 that it has laid off 25% of its workforce because the starting of the quarter.

Discord

Introduced on August 3 that it has let go of practically 40 workers or 4% of its workforce.

HackerOne

Introduced on August 2 that it’s shedding 12% of its workforce, roughly 50 workers.

Tekion

Introduced on August 2 by Inc42, the startup laid off around 300 employees or 10% of its workforce. Of the 300 workers being let go, about 200 have been from Tekion’s India workplace.

Planet

Introduced on August 1 that it’s shedding 117 workers, or 10% of workers.

July 2023

Dunzo

Introduced July 19 that it’s suspending worker salaries for a month and plans a brand new wave of layoffs as quickly as July 20. Dunzo executives knowledgeable workers that they’ll doubtless be reducing over 200 jobs, in what can be its third layoff this yr. The corporate has eradicated about 400 jobs this yr up to now.

Cameo

Introduced on July 18 that it intends to put off 80 staff.

Ability-Lync

Introduced on July 13 that the Indian startup has laid off 20% of its workforce, round 225 workers.

Crunchbase

Introduced on LinkedIn on July 9 that the corporate is shedding 52 workers.

Microsoft

Introduced July 10 that the corporate is eliminating extra jobs every week after the beginning of its 2023 fiscal yr. These layoffs are along with the ten,000 layoffs introduced in January.

ClickUp

Introduced on July 4 that it has laid off 10% of its workforce, about 90 folks.

June 2023

Niantic

Introduced June 29 that it laid of 230 workers — one yr after it laid off round 90 workers.

Plex

Introduced June 29 that it laid off roughly 20% of its workers, or 37 workers.

Seize

Introduced the week of June 23 that it laid off greater than a thousand folks, or 11% of its workers.

Olx Group

Introduced on June 20 that it has minimize round 800 jobs globally. The information comes as the corporate began to shut operations of its automotive enterprise nit Olx Autos in some markets.

Mojocare

Introduced on June 18 that the corporate can be shedding some 150 workers, a majority of the workforce.

Tada

Operated by Korean ride-sharing firm Socar’s subsidiary VCNC introduced on June 15 that it plans to let go of no less than 50% of its workers or about 45 folks at Tada.

Higher.com

Introduced on June 7 that it laid off its actual property crew, it’s not clear how many individuals have been impacted.

Ursa Main

No less than 14 folks have been laid off from the rocket engine startup, introduced on June 7. Ursa Main didn’t reply to For Millionaires’s inquiry into the layoffs, or the variety of folks affected. In line with LinkedIn, 292 persons are listed as presently working at Ursa.

Spotify

Introduced June 5 that it’s going to minimize 200 jobs in its podcast unit, resulting in a workforce discount of two%. This comes just some months after the corporate introduced a big wave of layoffs.

Might 2023

Taxfix

Introduced on Might 30 that it has laid off 20% of workers—120 workers.

Meta

Introduced Might 24 that it’s shedding about 6,000 folks. In whole, about 21,000 folks have misplaced their jobs at Meta since November.

JioMart

Reliance Retail’s on-line procuring platform laid off over 1,000 workers on Might 22, and plans to chop as many as 9,900 extra roles over the approaching weeks.

Krebs Stamos Group

Introduced Might 18 that the consulting agency laid off six folks. In April, the agency had 18 workers together with the founders. On Might 18, the location reveals solely 14 crew members.

TuSimple

Introduced Might 18 that it’s shedding about 30% of workers.

Previous to the layoff, TuSimple had about 550 workers within the U.S. and submit discount in drive the corporate can have about 220, in response to the corporate.

Nuro

Introduced Might 12 that it’s going to lay off 30%, or about 340 workers throughout the corporate.

LinkedIn

Introduced Might 8 that it’s reducing 716 jobs, or about 3.6% of whole workers, and can part out its native jobs app in China. Regardless of lowering some roles, LinkedIn additionally plans to open about 250 new jobs on Might 15.

Fast

Introduced Might 5 that Fast (beforehand generally known as RapidAPI) has laid off one other 70 workers lower than two weeks after letting go of fifty% of its workers. Simply 42 folks stay on the firm, down from 230 in April, dropping a complete of 82% in headcount.

Meesho

Introduced Might 4 that it has minimize 15% of its workforce, or 251 roles. This comes after its first spherical of layoffs, which eradicated 150 roles a couple of yr in the past.

Shopify

Introduced Might 4 that it’s shedding 20% of its workforce, impacting greater than 2,000 folks. It’s additionally promoting its logistics enterprise to Flexport for roughly 13% in inventory.

Bishop Fox

Introduced Might 3 that it laid off round 50 workers — or 13% of its workforce — on Might 2.

Neato Robotics

Introduced Might 1 that Vorwerk-owned Neato Robotics is shutting down, with practically 100 workers impacted by the transfer.

April 2023

Clubhouse

Introduced April 27 that it has laid off greater than 50% of workers. A spokesperson for Clubhouse declined to touch upon the variety of folks impacted by as we speak’s workforce discount or the variety of workers who stay on the firm. Final October, Davison instructed For Millionaires that Clubhouse had near 100 workers.

Dropbox

Introduced April 27 that it will be shedding 500 workers or 16% of workers.

Amazon

Introduced on April 26 that it’s shutting down its Halo Well being division, efficient July 31, among other divisions. The layoffs are a part of the 9,000 workers introduced in March. Together with the 18,000-person layoffs introduced in January, this brings the full to 27,000 job cuts or 8% of Amazon’s company workforce this yr.

Fast

Introduced on April 25, Fast, beforehand generally known as RapidAPI, lays off 50% of its workers. The layoffs are believed to have impacted 115 folks.

Anthemis Group

Introduced on April 25 that it’s going to lay off 16 folks from its workers, or 28% of workers.

Lyft

Introduced on April 21 that workers will study whether or not they have a job or not through an e mail that can be despatched out April 27.

Lyft layoffs to have an effect on 26% of workforce, or about 1,072 folks as promised on April 27.

Meta

Introduced April 18th that it’s anticipated to put off 10,000 jobs within the coming months. That is on prime of the 11,000 jobs that have been minimize in November.

Redfin

Introduced April thirteenth that it has laid off 201 workers, about 4% of its workforce. That is the third time the Seattle-based actual property firm has diminished its workforce since June.

Apple

Bloomberg reported on April 3 that Apple is laying off a small number of roles on its company retail groups.

March 2023

Netflix

Introduced on March 31, Netflix confirms a “handful of layoffs,” which incorporates two longtime executives. The precise variety of layoffs is unclear. Netflix is scheduled to report Q1 2023 outcomes on April 18.

Roku

Introduced March 30 that it’s letting go of about 200 workers, or 6% of its workforce. The corporate had laid off 200 U.S. workers again in November.

Unacademy

Introduced March 30 that it has laid off greater than 350 roles, or 12% of its workforce — simply over 4 months after reducing about 350 roles in November.

Shift Applied sciences

Introduced March 29 that it laid off 30% of its workforce in Q1 2023.

Lucid

Introduced March 28 that it’s shedding 1,300 workers, or 18% of its workforce, to be accomplished by the tip of Q2 2023.

GitHub

Introduced on March 28 that it has eradicated over 100 jobs within the South Asian market, shedding nearly its total engineering crew in India. A GitHub spokesperson instructed For Millionaires that the layoff is a part of the streamlining effort the agency had disclosed in February to chop roughly 10% of its workforce by finish of Q1 2023.

Disney

On March 27 in an inner memo to workers, Disney revealed there can be three rounds of layoffs, the primary starting this week. The job cuts will affect roughly 7,000 workers, which was introduced in February.

Salesforce

On March 24, Bloomberg reported that extra layoffs may very well be on the way in which at Salesforce, quoting chief working officer Brian Millham, who indicated that the corporate may very well be including to the ongoing job reducing on the CRM chief and in tech on the whole. If the layoffs occur, it will come on prime of the ten% minimize in January.

Accenture

Introduced March 23 that it plans to chop 19,000 jobs, or 2.5% of its workforce.

Certainly

Introduced March 22 that it’s going to lay off 2,200 workers, or 15% of its workers.

Roofstock

Introduced March 22 that it has laid off 27% of its workers, roughly 100 workers.

Twitch

Introduced March 20 that it’s going to lay off 400 workers.

Amazon

Introduced March 20 another round of considerable layoffs, this time 9,000 persons are set to lose their jobs. For Millionaires is listening to that round 10% of as we speak’s whole got here from AWS. As a part of the brand new spherical of layoffs, Amazon is shutting down DPReview.

Livespace

Introduced March 20 that it has laid off at least 100 employees, about 2% of the company’s workforce.

Course Hero

Introduced March 16 that it has minimize 15% of workers, or 42 folks.

Klaviyo

Introduced March 15 that it has laid off 140 of its workers throughout all groups.

Microsoft

As part of its recent announcement to layoff 10,000 folks, Microsoft laid off a complete crew devoted to guiding AI innovation that results in moral, accountable and sustainable outcomes. On March 27, Microsoft laid off 559 workers from its Bellevue and Redmond operations.

Meta

CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirmed rumors March 14 that the corporate can be reducing 10,000 folks from its workforce and round 5,000 open roles that it had but to fill.

Y Combinator

Introduced March 13 that it’s going to affect 20% of workers, or 17 crew members.

Salesforce…continued

Salesforce first introduced that it was shedding 10% of the workforce in January, however some workers didn’t know till February. The week of March 10, extra workers are simply studying they’ve been laid off. Salesforce confirmed that these layoffs have been a part of the ten%.

Atlassian

Introduced on March 6, Atlassian is shedding about 500 workers, or 5% of its whole workforce.

SiriusXM

Introduced on March 6, the corporate laid off 475 workers, or 8% of its whole workforce.

Alerzo

The Nigerian B2B e-commerce platform had a headcount of greater than 2,000 earlier than a primary spherical of layoffs in September 2022. Alerzo has laid off 15% of its full-time workforce, the corporate confirmed on March 6, leaving about 800 workers on the startup.

Cerebral

Introduced March 1, the corporate is letting go 15% of it’s workforce — roughly 285 employees.

Waymo

Introduced March 1, Alphabet’s Waymo issued a second spherical of layoffs this yr. Mixed with the preliminary cuts in January, the self-driving know-how firm has let go of 8%, or 209 workers, of its workforce.

Thoughtworks

Introduced on March 1, the corporate laid off about 4% of its international workforce — roughly 500 workers.

February 2023

Twitter

Introduced on February 26, the corporate laid off greater than 200 workers, together with Esther Crawford, Haraldur Thorleifsson and Leah Culver. Since Musk took over Twitter in October final yr, the corporate’s headcount has fallen by greater than 70%.

Poshmark

Introduced February 24, Poshmark confirmed with For Millionaires that lower than 2% of its workforce was affected, primarily within the U.S. The corporate employs roughly 800+ workers.

Inexperienced Labs

We wouldn’t have a precise determine of what number of Inexperienced Labs plans to put off its workers. Inexperienced Labs confirmed to For Millionaires that it’s conducting a spherical of layoffs that would affect no less than 50% of its workforce.

Chipper Money

Introduced on February 20, the African cross-border funds platform carried out a second spherical of layoffs simply 10 weeks after it minimize roughly 12.5% of its workforce. Chipper Money relieved nearly one-third of its workforce, about 100 workers.

Evernote

On February 17 the corporate confirmed shedding 129 folks.

Jumia

Introduced February 16 that it minimize 20% of its workers, or greater than 900 positions throughout its 11 markets, in This autumn of 2022.

Convoy

Introduced on February 16 that it’s shuttering its Atlanta workplace and shedding staff as a part of restructuring. That is the third time in lower than a yr that the corporate has laid off staff.

Sprinklr

Introduced on February 15 that it’s going to affect 4% of its international workforce — or greater than 100 workers.

iRobot

Introduced on February 13 that it’s going to lay off 7% of its workforce, roughly 85 employees.

Twilio

Introduced on February 13 that it’s going to affect round 17% of its international workforce, about 1,400 folks.

GitHub

Introduced February 9, 10% of its workers can be impacted via the tip of the corporate’s fiscal yr. Earlier than this announcement, which was first reported by Fortune, GitHub had about 3,000 workers.

Yahoo

Introduced on February 9, 20% of its workers, impacting 1,600 workers in its adtech enterprise. Yahoo is the mother or father firm to For Millionaires.

GitLab

Introduced February 9 that it’s lowering its headcount by 7%. The spherical of redundancies will affect round 114 folks, although that particular determine depends on its precise headcount as of February 9.

Affirm

Introduced on February 8 that it’s lowering its workers by 19%, or about 500 workers, and shutting down its crypto unit.

Zoom

Introduced the minimize of 15% of its workers, or 1,300 folks on February 7.

VinFast

VinFast has not shared what number of workers have been minimize, however a LinkedIn post from a former worker mentioned “practically 35 roles” have been affected. Introduced on February 6.

Dell

Introduced February 6, impacting 6,650 folks, or 5% of worldwide workforce.

Getaround

Introduced February 2, 10% of workers — about 42 workers.

Pinterest

Introduced February 2, 150 workers impacted. That is the second job-cutting transfer inside weeks of the primary spherical in December 2022.

Rivian

Introduced on February 1, reducing 6% of its workforce for the second time in lower than a yr.

January 2023

SoFi Applied sciences

Introduced on January 31, reducing 65 jobs, or about 5% of its 1,300-person workforce. First reported by The Wall Road Journal.

NetApp

Introduced on January 31, impacting 8% of its workers — about 960 folks.

Groupon

Impacting one other 500 workers introduced on January 31. The corporate mentioned this new set of layoffs can be unfold throughout the primary two quarters of 2023.

Inconceivable Meals

Reportedly affecting 20% of its workers, over 100 workers, Bloomberg reported first.

PayPal

Introduced on January 30, about 2,000 full-time workers, or 7% of its workforce, have been affected.

Arrival

Introduced on January 30, with a newly appointed CEO, slashing 50% of its workforce — 800 workers globally.

Waymo

The self-driving know-how unit below Alphabet quietly laid off staff on January 24, in response to The Information and several other posts on LinkedIn and Blind. It’s not but clear what number of of Waymo’s workers can be affected.

Spotify

Introduced on January 23, impacting round 6% of its international workforce — round 600 workers.

Alphabet

Google’s mother or father firm introduced shedding 6% of its international workforce on January 21, equating to 12,000 workers. These cuts affect divisions equivalent to Space 120, the Google in-house incubator and Alphabet’s robotics division, Intrinsic.

Fandom

The leisure firm introduced an unspecified variety of workers impacted throughout a number of properties on January 20. In line with a report by Variety, the corporate employs round 500 folks, and the layoffs have affected roughly 10% of its workers throughout completely different websites.

Swiggy

Introduced plans to put off 380 jobs on January 20 and shut down its meat market.

Sophos

Introduced on January 18, 10% of its international workforce, about 450 folks have been let go.

Microsoft

As introduced on January 18, 10,000 workers can be impacted.

GoMechanic

Laid off 70% of its workforce on January 18.

Clearco

Introduced on January 17, impacting 30% of workers throughout all groups.

ShareChat

Introduced on January 15, ShareChat laid off 20% of its workforce — or over 400 workers — only a month after eliminating greater than 100 roles.

SmartNews

Introduced on January 12 a 40% discount of its U.S. and China workforce, or round 120 folks.

Intrinsic

Alphabet’s robotic software program agency, Intrinsic, is shedding 40 workers For Millionaires confirmed on January 12. Amounting to round 20% of the headcount.

Greenlight

The fintech startup providing debit playing cards to youngsters laid off 104 workers on January 12, or over 21% of its whole headcount of 485 workers.

Profession Karma

Studying navigation platform Profession Karma laid off one other 22 folks on January 12 throughout its international and home workforce.

DirectTV

Introduced on January 12 plans to put off about 10% of its administration workers on January 20.

Informatica

Reported on January 11 that it’s going to lay off 7% of it’s workforce, or 450 staffers globally.

Carta

Introduced on January 11, the fairness administration platform minimize 10% of its workers. Judging by LinkedIn knowledge, the layoff might have impacted round 200 workers.

Citizen

Impacting 33 workers members on January 11.

Coinbase

To chop 950 jobs, or about 20% of its workforce, and shut down “a number of” tasks, introduced on January 10. That is the second spherical of main layoffs on the crypto alternate, which eradicated 18% of its workforce, or practically 1,100 jobs final June.

SuperRare

The NFT market is reducing 30% of its workers, introduced on January 6.

Amazon

Introduced on January 5, eliminating greater than 18,000 roles. This announcement extends a beforehand introduced spherical of layoffs in November of 2022. On January 19, the corporate introduced it will finish AmazonSmile.

Salesforce

Introduced on January 4 that it’s reducing 10% of its workforce, impacting greater than 7,000 workers. A month later, some Salesforce workers had simply discovered they have been additionally part of the ten% layoff announcement.

Vimeo

Introduced on January 4, cutting 11% of its workforce.

Editor’s observe: Natasha Mascarenhas has contributed to this compilation.