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What are the details around the Deloitte layoffs? Any particular methodology to letting people go?

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Of the population with ratings for the past couple years of 3 and below, it doesn't seem like there is much methodology

Well what if the person was there for a year

Very hard to know. Each group seemed to handle it differently...and there are a lot of groups

Yes - the bad ones first, then the entiteled right behind.

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