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Layoffs at DH Philly today...

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Agency is incredibly top heavy with folks that talk about the work, but don't actually do much work.

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First time since 2011 in Philly...if you have a friend impacted be there for them...

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32 people cut

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The rumor is that it's due to the Mylan/EpiPen fallout.

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Yikes, I thought AbbVie was growing and growing down there?

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32! Wowzers.

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Did they confirm the number, 32? I know they were looking to absorb a lot of people within the larger Publicis group.

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32 total. 2 of which are coming to the NYC office later today

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@DigitasLBi3, agreed. But as usual, it seems like the grunts are the ones impacted.

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Being in the office is super eerie. Empty desks left and right

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At least 250 or so. Maybe 300? Seems quiet though

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Didn't you do that in November too?

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That's partly it. Shire's business also hasn't materialized to what DH was hoping for end of last year. A few leadership folks got hit. And more than a few "grunts."

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Yeah I just found out a higher level shire guy was let go. He was pretty dang useless though.

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Yayyyyyyy

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At least 3 VPs

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Love it. VPs are just worthless.

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Huh. I have a fri me who was laid off there in Nov. made it seem like it was a whole team.

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