I stared into my laptop, struggling to hear my manager on Zoom while my 5-year-old son sang loudly next to me. After missing St. Patrick’s Day at pre-school during the stay-at-home order, Santiago insisted the holiday was today, and he was making a “leprechaun trap” from pencil and string.
“We have to make some hard decisions,” my manager was saying, his face piqued.
“Please use your inside voice,” I said to my son.
I caught a few phrases. “Twenty percent of the staff,” my manager said. “Official last day…” [Read the Full Article]
Originally published on www.businessinsider.com, October 9, 2020.