Exodus begins as GM looks to 4,000 salaried layoffs


#TIA – Just as the country is looking for more jobs General Motors lays off 4,000. 

A reduction in General Motors Co.’s salaried workforce, which will see more than 4,000 employees let go, started Monday and will take about two weeks to complete.

Employees at several of GM’s corporate offices in Southeast Michigan were called by managers throughout the day and brought into conference rooms reserved for the severance meetings. Workers at the Renaissance Center and Milford Proving Grounds saw laid-off employees surrender GM cars and ride off in car-service vehicles from Metro Cars, which were staged outside the buildings all day.

Read more at Detroit News