Car sales collapsing across the board and even truck sales losing their mojo. What did you expect after 6 years of "sub prime lending" to people who make less per year than their car is worth? Defaults are going through the roof right now and for the... read more
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What happened to "lets stop all the infighting?" What happened to "lets all work together to create the best car we can?" This seems like a completely different company from six-seven years ago when we actually started to recover. Not only is the... read more
i'm sure ford could do much better if we had less politics and more innovation. this is a good company, but the red tape is really slowing down innovation. it's getting in the way of pure engineering, something that should never happen in an... read more
How exactly can I be graded on metrics I have no effect on? I don't understand that. They've set up the system so that the entire organization needs to meet the goal that only a few people working at the location actually can have any effect on. The... read more
I've never worked anywhere that had so many disturbed managers who took pleasure in mistreating employees. I've seen and experienced managers scream insults at people, bully them, even undermine their careers for personal gain. However, don't expect... read more
I know that people are concerned but I heard from someone pretty high up in so we are safe here in Dearborn.
You can only imagine what does a 14 billion expense cut means. It'll be tough in 2018... read more
My husband is an hourly employee at Ford. His plant has been laid off 6 out of the last 10 weeks! He just returned to work yesterday after another 2 week layoff only to discover that they will be laid off again in 2 weeks! We can't survive like... read more
After all, all whining about Ford was not based in facts - the company will offer buyouts: /
See the article here (MTSANDARD): Ford layoffs reveal anti-labor future: /
Start packing, as long as it's not hourly we're cut to the bone now, so in order for ford to keep up with their 10% yearly cuts they have to go after salaried personnel to keep the shareholders happy.
Summary of layoff news, updates come from the right, the left, the center. The cuts will be massive, this is not a good sign... Ford, VW, GM feeling the pinch /NPR:... read more
Ford plans to make major cuts to its workforce in 2017, this is a global move... The executives hope to boost the profitability and stalled stock price, this is all according to multiple reports that are hitting both mainstream business media and... read more
Massive layoff of engineers and support staff. Non essential services to moved offshore.
Confirmed layoffs: /
I know that my opinion does not matter much, but I can tell you that our executives are way too greedy and that is putting us all in danger here in Dearborn.
my plant is taking a layoff last week of sept 2016 and the other side of the factory in first week in october 2016
Are there going to be any layoffs in the summer of 2016?
I guarantee you that there will be no cuts at Ford next year, we are doing much better. I do not like Union and I think the less role they play things will be better, so sit tight and wait to see what 2016 brings. I am really excited with how we... read more
FORD How Ford will spend $9B on plants, secure 8,500 jobs Alisa Priddle and Brent Snavely, Detroit Free Press 1 day ago Facebook Twitter Google Plus more Regina H. Boone Workers inspect and go over the brand new 2015 F-150 as processes down the line... read more
What is the likelihood of Ford layoffs in Dearborn in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.
Do we have any updates here? I think there was a lot of rumors that the plant might be shut down and thousands of jobs were on the line. It's not the first time that Ford is threatening with things like this but at the same time I saw no media... read more
Upper management gets rotated to often to other positions - often, this is causing disruptions for people reporting to them, just when subordinates understand a direction management is taking (or learning the style of management), another change... read more
Is there a hiring freeze at Bridgend? I heard that you completely stopped hiring but at the same time I have your people approaching me about a temp contract job. I'd appreciate if you post any info that you may have about this facility. I know that... read more
It seems like nowadays there is no appreciation for sincerity and honesty. No matter how hard I try just to ‘Get There’ the road always feels so long, tiring and difficult. So, here I am telling you a story on how my life changed when the renowned... read more
What do you think will happen in Q1 and Q2 of 2015? Is 2015 going to bring us more layoffs and plant closures? How confident are you that our leadership will be able to keep us growing and keeping our jobs?
Whatever happened to Ford's Ohio Assembly Plant in Avon Lake? The rumor was that up to 2000 people might be laid off by Ford?
Have you ever let go of such a large number? School project on Ford, response please.
Falling demand in Europe hit Ford, causing it to shut down one of its Belgian plants in 2012, and let go of 4,500 employees.