2023 Layoff Tracker of Organizations Announcing Job Cuts | Brian Heger

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LAST UPDATED ON 6/01/23. I have created this tracker to help others stay informed about select organizations that have announced job cuts and layoffs since the start of the year. Recruiters, search firms, and hiring managers can use this resource to identify opportunities for recruiting talent from impacted organizations.

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2023 Company Layoffs and Job Cuts Tracker

LAST UPDATED 6/01/23: Information is sorted by the date of the announcement, starting with the most recent. You can change the sorting into different views (e.g., show company names in alpha order, etc.) by using the drop-down functionality in those columns. Use the search box to see if a company is listed.
1/24/2023The manufacturing company announced layoffs of 2,500 workers for 2023. No details on if certain areas will be affected, or when the layoffs will start.Investor Place
3/23/2023Plans to cut 19,000 jobs, or 2.5% of its workforce, and has lowered its annual revenue and profit forecasts.Tech Crunch
3/04/2023Announced plans to lay off some of its recruiting staff, impacting less than 0.4% of its total workforce of about 6,800. Reuters
Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL)1/20/2023The parent company of Google announced that it is laying off 12,000 workers across product areas and regions, representing 6% of its global workforce.
3/20/2023Announced it will eliminate another 9,000 roles. With this latest round of cuts, Amazon will have eliminated 27,000 positions in recent months, or 9% of its roughly 300,000-strong corporate workforce.Reuters
1/05/2023Announced it is cutting 18,000 jobs. The cuts are less than 1% of the global workforce but would amount to about 6% of its 300,000-person corporate workforce. Reuters
1/30/2023Is cutting around 300 jobs in the U.S.—mainly within their commercial team.BioSpace
1/30/2023The electric vehicle startup based in the UK, said it was laying off 50% of its employees, bringing the company down to a workforce of 800 employees. Financial Times
Atlassian Corp.
3/08/2023The software company announced it would be laying off approximately 5% of its workforce - a total of 500 full-time employees. Mint
2/03/2023Is cutting about 250 positions, under 2% of its global workforce. Barron's
Bank of America
2/17/2023Is planning to cut jobs in its investment bank. The number of cuts, which are still being discussed, could affect fewer than 200 bankers globally.Reuters
Bank of New York Mellon
1/13/2023Is planning to cut around 3% of its workforce in the year ahead. Approximately 1,500 jobs of the bank’s total reported headcount, which was 51,700 at the end of 2022, will be cut.Reuters
2/24/2023Will cut 2,600 jobs, mainly in Europe, and flagged a continued decline in group earnings, citing high costs in Europe, uncertainty due to the war in Ukraine and rising interest rates.Business Today
Baxter International, Inc.

2/10/2023Will layoff less than 5% of its workforce, potentially impacting roughly 3000 employees. Fierce Biotech
Bed Bath and Beyond
1/10/2023Announced its latest round of layoffs as it seeks buyers or lenders to avoid bankruptcy. The company did not specify the number of layoffs that would take place across its corporate, supply chain, and store portfolio.The Wall Street Journal
Best Buy Canada
1/27/2023Best Buy Canada—the wholly-owned subsidiary of Minnesota-based Best Buy Co. Inc—is expected to cut jobs impacting roughly 700 people.Retail Dive
Best Buy
4/15/2023Is cutting hundreds of store jobs across the U.S. as the electronics retailer looks to trim costs and shift its business more towards e-commerce.Reuters

4/11/2023A Biogen spokesperson confirmed the layoffs in an email to BioSpace but declined to reveal the exact number of affected employees.BioSpace
1/11/2023The world’s largest asset manager is cutting about 500 jobs following a period of rapid hiring. BlackRock had 19,900 employees as of Sept. 30. Layoffs will affect less than 3% of employees.CNN Business
2/07/2023Expects to cut about 2,000 white-collar jobs this year in finance and human resources through a combination of attrition and layoffs.Reuters
BT Group
5/19/2023The British multinational telecommunications holding company headquartered in London, said that is planning to reduce its total workforce, including contractors, by up to 55,000 jobs in the next 5 to 7 years as the company aims to cut costs and become a much leaner business.Latestly
Buzz Feed

4/20/23Is shutting down its news division, impacting 15% or 180 employees. Yahoo Finance
Capital One
1/20/2023Announced the decision to lay off 1,100 workers in its technology division. The Wall Street Journal
1/13/2023Announced that it is further cutting staff this year (no numbers provided), following its layoff of 4,000 workers last year.Investor Place
3/03/2023Plans to lay off less than 1% of its workforce amid fears of recession.Business Today
5/06/2023The technology services and consulting company is set to lay off around 3,500 employees, approximately 1% of its global workforce, and reduce office space in an effort to cut costs. The affected employees will primarily be non-billable and corporate personnel.Deccan Herald
1/10/2023The cryptocurrency exchange platform announced 950 layoffs. This makes up 20% of the company’s workforce. CNBC
Confluent Inc.

1/26/2023Announced a reduction of approximately 8% of the company’s global workforce of 2,761 employees.Confluent Inc. 8k Form
1/10/2023Announced it would be laying off 20% of its staff. The company employs an estimated 3,600 to 4,500 employees.Yahoo Finance
David's Bridal

4/15/2023One of the largest sellers of wedding gowns in the U.S. is eliminating 9,236 positions across the U.S. The layoffs come as problems grow for David’s Bridal, which is reportedly filing for bankruptcy for the second time in 5 years.CNN Business

2/06/2023Is eliminating about 6,650 roles (about 5% if its workforce) as it faces plummeting demand for personal computers.Yahoo Finance

4/23/2023Will cut 1200 jobs in the US due to a slowdown in consulting business.CNBC
2/08/2023Announced 7,000 layoffs, an estimated 3.6% of Disney’s global workforce.The Guardian
5/24/2023Will reportedly cut more than 2,500 jobs following two previous rounds of cuts in March and April that included ESPN, Disney’s entertainment unit, Disney parks and its Experiences and Product division. The final wave of layoffs taking place this week is expected to bring the total number of job cuts to more than 6,500.The New York Post

2/17/2023Will reportedly cut more than 2,500 jobs following two previous rounds of cuts in March and April that included including at ESPN, Disney’s entertainment unit, Disney parks and its Experiences and Product division.The Wall Street Journal
Dow Inc.
1/26/2023Announced a global workforce reduction of approximately 2,000 roles—over 5% of its total workforce.Dow
DraftKings Inc
2/01/2023Is laying off 140 employees, or about 3.5% of its workforce, in an effort to reduce costs.Casino.org

4/27/2023Will cut its workforce by 16%, or 500 employees, citing AI in forcing a shift in strategies.Fast Company
2/08/2023Is planning to layoff approximately 500 employees, or 4% of its workforce. Nasdaq
Electronic Arts (EA)
3/30/2023Announced it is cutting about 6% of its workforce—potentially impacting 780 job cuts.The Verge
Emcore Corp.
4/22/2023The provider of inertial navigation products for the aerospace and defense industries said it cut about 100 jobs (roughly 21% of its workforce) as part of a restructuring that includes the shutdown of its broadband business.MarketWatch
2/20/2023Telecommunications and networking major Ericsson said it plans on slashing 1,400 jobs in Sweden in a bid to reduce its operational costs.Money Control
Ernst & Young

4/18/2023Will cut around 3,000 jobs or 5% of its workforce in the U.S. due to "overcapacity."Latestly
2/01/2023Is laying off more than 10% of its global management staff due to shipping slowdowns. The company has already trimmed its U.S. workforce by 12,000 since the start of the current fiscal year in June 2022. The firm has an estimated 550,000 employees globally.The Wall Street Journal
First Rebublic Bank
4/25/2023Plans to reduce its workforce between 20% and 25% (roughly 1,800 employees) this quarter following "unprecedented" deposit outflows in the wake of Silicon Valley Bank's collapse last month.The San Francisco Standard
1/20/2023Ford plans to cut over a thousand jobs at its main German plant in Cologne. Ford, which according to its website employs around 20,000 people in Germany.Market Screener
3/16/2023Freshworks, the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) firm, has undertaken another round of layoffs across teams in its offices in India and the US. This comes three months after Freshworks announced a round of layoffs, where it laid off around 90 employees (2% of its total workforce). No numbers are provided about the new round of layoffs. Money Control
Gap, Inc.
4/26/2023Is eliminating hundreds of corporate jobs from its global workforce as part of a broad restructuring aimed at making the company more nimble and less bureaucratic.The Wall Street Journal
General Motors
3/01/2023Is cutting about 500 executive-level and salaried jobs. As of December 2022, GM employed about 86,000 hourly employees and 81,000 salaried employees worldwide.The Detroit News
GitHub2/09/2023Microsoft-owned GitHub announced that it is laying off 10% of its staff through the end of the company’s fiscal year. GitHub has about 3,000 employees.Tech Crunch
Glassdoor3/27/2023Announced layoffs of 140 employees, representing approximately 15% of the Glassdoor team.Glassdoor
Gloat4/22/2023The AI-powered talent marketplace provider is laying off around 35 employees, accounting for 12% of its total workforce. Gloat employs 300 people in Israel, the U.S., India and Singapore.CTECH
2/08/2023Announced a round of layoffs that will impact “about 8%” of its global workforce, or about 530 employees.Tech Startups
Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company
1/27/2023Will cut about 500 jobs, which is roughly 5% of its total workforce. The Wall Street Journal
Goldman Sachs
1/09/2023Announced it will lay off as many as 3,200 of its roughly 49,100 workforce. More than a third of the job cuts are expected to be from the firm’s trading and banking units.CNN Business
1/31/2023Has laid off another 500 employees. The e-commerce company had cut 500 jobs — nearly 15% of its workforce then — previously in August 2022.Tech Crunch
1/24/2023The U.S. clothing company will be cutting an unknown number of jobs at its corporate headquarters. No other details, but that may change when the company releases its latest earnings report on Feb. 2, 2023. Markets Insider
1/26/2023Says it will cut 15% of its global workforce this year, comprising around 1,000 positions, which will start to take effect within the next few weeks. The Wall Street Journal
Hootsuite1/24/2023Will lay off about 70 people, or about 7% of its workforce. The Globe and Mail
1/31/2023Is laying off about 7% of its workforce, or roughly 500 employees. Boston Business Journal
Hudson's Bay

5/10/2023Is laying off another 250 workers, the second round of cutbacks this year, bringing the total number of employees laid off this year to about 500.Toronto Star
4/03/2023Is cutting 90% of its Beijing office staff—affecting about 200 people. The Beijing team focuses on R&D and provides technical support to the US office.Pingwest
Hyland Software
4/04/2023Will lay off about 1,000 employees, a 20% reduction in its overall workforce.Cleveland.com
1/25/2023Plans to cut 3,900 positions, or 1.5% of its global workforce. The units affected are Kyndryl, an IT infrastructure services business that was officially separated from IBM in November, and IBM’s healthcare analytics business, which an investment firm is in the process of acquiring.CNN Business
Indeed3/22/2023Announced it will let approximately 2,200 employees go. This is roughly 15% of Indeed's workforce, and the cuts come from nearly every team, function, level and region at Indeed and Indeed Flex.Indeed
1/20/2023Announced plans to lay off 201 workers at its headquarters in Santa Clara, California by Jan. 31 of this year. Is also considering eliminating 343 jobs at its office in Sacramento, California—potentially bringing its workforce reductions in Northern California to more than 500 people.Investor Place
KPMG2/16/2023Has said it will lay off 2% of its workforce – or about 700 employees – in the US.Money Control
1/12/2023Plans to reduce its workforce by 14%, or 225 employees.Nasdaq
Lending Tree
4/03/2023Is cutting its workforce by nearly 13% in another round of layoffs to reduce expenses.Yahoo

4/20/2023Has confirmed that it has begun layoffs as part of a roughly $115m cost-cutting plan in response to a major downturn in its PC business. The company did not say how many employees would be impacted. CRN
1/13/2023Has laid off 14 % of its staff in a bid to hasten its cash flow-positive plans.Financial Review
LinkedIn2/15/2023LinkedIn, owned by Microsoft, has reportedly cut some of its recruiting department staff. No numbers are provided. Mint
LinkedIn5/09/2023Is laying off more than 700 workers and closing down its China-focused jobs app—citing slower revenue growth and changing customer behavior.The New York Times
3/24/2023Is laying off about 300 people in a global reorganization, citing a post-Covid slump in computer gadgets as one reason.SwissInfo
Lucid Motors
3/29/2023Lucid, the EV startup behind the Air sedan that competes with the Tesla Model S, has announced that it’s laying off around 1,300 employees, or 18% of its workforce, within the next few months. Tech Crunch
Lyft Inc.
4/22/2023Plans to cut 1,200 or more jobs (at least 30% of its staff) in a new round of layoffs as the ride-sharing company aims to reduce costs. Business Insider
Marvell Technology, Inc.
3/22/2023The maker of wireless, data processing and storage chips, is cutting about 320 jobs, or 4% of its workforce, in what it said was a response to an industry slowdown.The Edge Markets
Match Group Inc
2/01/2023Match, which owns dating apps such as Tinder, will reduce its global workforce 8%. The company employs about 2,500 full time and 40 part-time employeesBloomberg
4/03/2023McDonald’s temporarily shuts U.S. Offices this week as the chain begins to inform corporate employees about layoffs being made as part of a broader company restructuring. No numbers are provided. Yahoo Finance
McKinsey & Co. 2/21/2023Plans to eliminate about 2000 jobs from its 45,000 workforce.BNN Bloomberg
4/14/2023The medical device company is laying off 59 workers amid the closure of Silicon Valley-area facility. Fierce Biotech
Meta Platforms
3/14/2023Facebook parent Meta Platforms announces it will cut 10,000 jobs. It will also scrap hiring plans for 5,000 openings, cancel lower-priority projects and flatten layers of middle management.Reuters
1/18/2023Announced plans to eliminate 10,000 jobs, or around 4.5% of its 220,000 person global workforce.Reuters
5/12/2023Is cutting more jobs in the Seattle region, beyond the global layoffs announced in January. The 158 jobs will be in Washington state, where the company is headquartered.GeekWire
4/13/2023The Australian grocery delivery startup will reportedly close its doors, starting by making 20% of its staff redundant as part of a move to consolidate its delivery hubs.Financial Review
Morgan Stanley

5/02/2023Plans to eliminate about 3,000 jobs (roughly 5%) from the global workforce by the end of this quarter.Bloomberg
Neiman Marcus Group 2/15/2023Australian grocery delivery startup making 20% of its staff redundant as part of a move to consolidate its delivery hubs.Retail Dive
1/31/2023Is reducing its worldwide headcount by about 8% amid more conservative IT spending. The company has about 12,000 employees.Barron's
Newell Brands
1/23/2023Announced that it plans to lay off 13% of its office staff.Newell Brands
News Corp.
2/09/2023News Corp, parent of media outlets including the Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones, announced plans to cut headcount by 5%, eliminating about 1,250 positions.Variety
Nordstrom3/13/2023Will cut about 2,500 jobs as it shutters its Canada business.Yahoo News
5/09/2023The vaccine maker reveals plans to cut 25% of its global workforce to reduce operating costs. This move comes as Novavax seeks to reduce spending as Covid-19 vaccine demand weakens.Investor Place
NPR (National Public Radio)2/23/2023Will lay off 10% of its staff (roughly 100 positions) after projecting a $30 million budget shortfall.CNN Business
Opendoor Technologies
4/19/2023The online US real estate firm cuts 22% of workforce, 560 jobs, citing a declining housing market. Reuters
2/03/2023Will cut its global workforce by 5%, or approximately 300 employees,Investors Place
5/19/2023Laying off more than 3,000 employees at the electronic healthcare records firm Cerner which it acquired for $28.4.billion. The Cerner acquisition had brought in about 28,000 employees.MInt
2/01/2023Plans to lay off about 2,000 employees, or roughly 7% of its staff.CNN Business
1/06/2023The software company plans to lay off 4%, or roughly 240, of its 6,000+ person workforce amid recession fears.Business Standard
1/30/2023Will eliminate another 6,000 jobs (reportedly about 6% of its workforce). Half the cuts will be made this year, and the other half will be realized by 2025. These cuts are in addition to the + 4,000 jobs eliminated in October 2022.US News and World Report
2/02/2023Has made a second wave of job cuts within weeks of the first round of layoffs in December. The company has let go of almost 150 employees (representing less than 5% of its workforce),Tech Crunch
2/23/2023The blockchain company announced layoffs of 100 workers, or 20% of its workforce. Investor Place

4/30/2023The multinational chip manufacturer will cut 5% of its workforce—with its mobile division expecting 20% cuts. Tech Today
1/11/2023The experience management company plans to lay off about 270 roles. Cuts impact less than 5% of Qualtrics’ total workforce, and affected some workers in Seattle, where the company employs about 1,000 people. Geek Wire
QVC Inc. and Home Shopping Network
3/01/2023Qurate, the parent company of QVC and HSN, announces job cuts of 400 employees.The Philadelphia Inquirer
Red Hat
4/25/2023Following parent company IBM announcing thousands of layoffs in 2023, Red Hat CEO Matt Hicks told employees Monday that approximately 4% (roughly 800) of its global workforce will be laid off.CRN
RingCentral, Inc.
1/17/2023The provider of cloud-based communication and collaboration products for businesses has conducted another round of layoffs. Individuals across many departments were affected, and one source reported that about 30 jobs were eliminated. Employees have said this is the fourth round of layoffs in recent months. In November, RingCentral reduced 10% of its staff.Channel Futures
Rivian Automotive Inc.
2/01/2023Plans to trim another 6% of its workforce, mirroring a cut of the same size made last summer. Rivian has about 14,000 employees.The Wall Street Journal
3/30/2023Is cutting about 6% of its staff, or about 200 workers, as it tries to lower costs. Reuters
1/20/2023Saks.com, the e-commerce company affiliated with Saks Fifth Avenue’s stores, is planning layoffs of about 100 people or just over 3.5% of its total workforce. More than half of those affected are in tech.Retail Dive
1/04/2023The cloud-based CRM software provider announced it will lay off about 10% of its workforce, roughly 8,000 employees, and close some offices as part of a restructuring plan.CIO.com
Samsung Electronics3/14/2023Has laid off 3% of employees at its US semiconductor subsidiary -- Device Solutions Americas (DSA). Zee Business
1/26/2023Will lay off 2.5% of its global workforce of 112,000, or up to 3,000 employees, The Wall Street Journal
Secureworks Corp.
2/07/2023The American cybersecurity company announced it is laying off 9% of its workforce — more than 200 employees. Channel Futures
5/06/2023Announced a 20% layoff of its staff (roughly 2,300 employees), as well as the sale of its logistics division and warehouse robotics operation.CBC
1/25/2023Is reducing staff by 360 employees, according to a company-wide email. The impacted areas of the layoff notices is yet to be made public but insiders contend the Lifetouch business – which has already seen targeted staff reductions for years – is a likely recipient.Dead Pixels Society
3/06/2023The satellite radio company and Pandora owner, disclosed it’s laying off 475 employees, representing 8% of its workforce. Tech Crunch

5/24/2023Announced an 8% reduction of its workforce in order to help the company turn a profit.Billboard
2/01/2023Intends to lay off about 4% of its staff. The move will impact about 325 employees, mainly in North America.Morningstar

1/23/2023The music streaming service has announced that it will be conducting a round of layoffs that will impact around 6%, or roughly 600 employees of its 9,808 full time global workforce.Tech Crunch
4/27/2023The multinational automotive manufacturing corporation is looking to reduce its headcount by 3,500 workers, many of which will impact hourly workers. Investor Place
Stitch Fix
1/23/2023The online personalized subscription clothing retailer said it plans to lay off 20% of its salaried staff.CNN Business
Teladoc Health Inc.
1/18/2023The medicine and virtual healthcare company is cutting about 300 jobs, or 6% of its non-clinician workforce, as part of a broader push to reduce costs.Fierce Healthcare
Thermo Fisher
2/10/2023Has begun laying off 230 workers at three manufacturing sites in California. One reason for the cuts is the downturn in demand for COVID-19 testing products.Fierce Pharma
5/19/2023Is restructuring and laying off about 30% of its global workforce as it works to preserve cash and stay in business.All of the layoffs will occur in TuSimple’s U.S. workforce. Prior to the layoff, TuSimple had about 550 employees in the U.STechCrunch
2/13/2023Intends to cut 17% of its workforce while also closing down some offices. Will impact roughly 1,400 employees.#Tech Crunch
Twitter2/21/2023Has announced another round of layoffs, this time hitting its ad sales department. The number of job cuts has not been confirmed. However, a report by The Information suggests that Twitter had around 800 sales and marketing employees as of last month. Business Today
Twitter2/27/2023Has reportedly conducted another layoff of about 10% its remaining workforce, or at least 200 employees. Twitter's workforce has already been cut down from about 7,500 employees to roughly 2,000.Business Today
Tyson Foods
4/27/2023Is cutting 10% of corporate roles, including 15% of senior leadership amid rising costsInvestor Place
Twist Bioscience
5/03/2023Is reducing its workforce by approximately 270 employees, or about 25%.BioSpace
Uber Technologies
1/18/2023Laying off a total of 150 workers at Uber Freight, which makes up about 3% of its employees. This is Uber’s business focused on matching truck drivers with loads, rather than its more well-known ride-sharing service.Investors Place
2/15/2023Is reducing its global workforce by 10% due to "macroeconomic environment."Udemy
Unity Software Inc.
1/17/2023The game development platform organization announced it is eliminating 284 jobs, although some employees that are impacted will be placed in other positions. Unity had more than 8,000 employees before its most recent round of cuts. The Wall Street Journal
Unity Software Inc.
5/03/2023Is conducting its third and largest round of layoffs in the past year. Plans to cut roughly 600 jobs, about 8% of its workforce.Yahoo Money
1/04/2023The American video hosting platform announced layoffs that would affect 11% of its workforce, across departments like sales and research and development, which it recorded as 1,219 workers in its December 2021 annual regulatory filing.Business Insider
Virgin Orbit
4/03/2023Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit is laying off 85% of its staff after failing to secure funding.Investor Place
Vodafone3/14/2023Plans to cut 1,000 jobs that are expected to impact almost a fifth of its total workforce in Italy.Business World
Vox Media1/20/2023The publisher of news websites such as Vox and The Verge, in addition to New York magazine, will lay off 7% of its workforce, which will result in about 130 layoffs impacting multiple teams, including editorial.CNN Business
Warner Music Group
4/03/2023Is set to lay off 270 employees, or around 4% of its global workforce.The Brunswick News
1/20/2023The online retailer announced plans to cut 1,750 jobs, 10% of staff. The job cuts will affect 18% of Wayfair's corporate workforce, or about 1,200 employees.Reuters
Waymo3/03/2023Waymo—Alphabet’s (GOOG) self-driving unit— will layoff 8% of the unit of more than 130 employees.Investor Place
1/20/2023Will reduce its global workforce by 300 employees, representing roughly 6.8% of the company’s workers.Investor Place
Whole Foods
4/22/2023Is expected to lay off hundreds of workers while it restructures the organization, according to a memo reported first by the Wall Street Journal.Supermarket News
2/16/2023The web development services company has laid off 370 employees in a second round of job cuts, most of them in the customer service department in the US.Business Standard
1/31/2023Announced it is eliminating 3% of its global workforce in response to a “challenging” global economic. The firm has about 17,000 employees. Yahoo Finance
Workhuman3/21/2023The employee rewards specialist will reduce 10% of its workforce, which employs 1,300 people globally.Business Plus
2/09/2023Plans to lay off more than 20% of its total workforce as part of a major restructuring of its ad tech unit, Axios. The cuts will impact more than 50% of Yahoo's ad tech employees — more than 1,600 people, Yahoo Finance
1/20/2023The Irish-founded tech company, which is co-headquartered in Dublin and Massachusetts, employs 1,300 people globally.Review Journal
6/01/2023Announced layoffs impacting 8% of the company’s workforce, or about 320 of more than 4,000 employees across the globe.Zendesk
6/01/2023The job posting site is planning to cut 20% of its workforce, about 270 roles, mostly in sales and customer support departments.


2/07/2023Is laying off 1,300 of its employees, or 15%, of its staff.The Wall Street Journal



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