Elon Musk is looking to rehire some of the people he just notified on Friday. As people laugh about his incompetence in firing people that, it turns out, Twitter still needs some of.
While this makes for good jokes, and it does look horrible, it also is very typical. Twitter did move way too fast (I’ll explain below), but here’s why rehiring is normal.
Employees prepare when layoffs are announced.
Musk announced he would be laying people off as soon as he took control of Twitter. If you have