Restaurant fires workers by text
Impersonal? Or just business?
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The norms of communication have, over recent years, been tossed to the wind like inconvenient pets.
Where once we used to spell things out, now they are acronyms. Where once we looked people in the face, now our supposed friends are often people whom we’ve never met.
It shouldn’t be surprising, then, that you get fired by text.
Yet some workers at Barducci’s Italian Bistro in Winter Park, Fla., are appalled that they received a text from the owner, Gregory Kennedy, that read: “I unfortunately need to inform…
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