2017-10-15 07:31:48 UTC
lived up to its reputation this week when it fired hundreds of workers.
The San Jose Mercury News estimates that between 400 and 700 workers
were let go, based on employee reports.
"Like all companies, Tesla conducts an annual performance review," a
Tesla spokesman told Ars. "This includes both constructive feedback and
recognition of top performers with additional compensation. As with any
company, especially one of over 33,000 employees, performance reviews
also occasionally result in employee departures. Tesla is continuing to
grow and hire new employees around the world."