Apple Employees

Apple Employees at Grand Central Retail Store in NYC Preparing to Unionize: Report

[caption id="attachment_372136" align="aligncenter" width="1440"] Image: Apple[/caption] Apple employees at the tech giant's flagship retail store in New York City's Grand Central Terminal are inching closer to forming a union, according to a new website update from the Pacific Blue Collar Organizing Committee (OC), reports Axios. The news comes just a couple of months after we reported...

Ex-Apple Employee Faces Charges for Allegedly Defrauding Millions

52-year-old Dhirendra Prasad, a former buyer in Apple's Global Service Supply Chain, faces multiple federal charges for allegedly defrauding the Cupertino, California-based tech giant out of more than $10 million USD over the course of several years — reports KPIX-TV. According to U.S. Attorney Stephanie Hinds’ office, the Mountain House resident has been indicted on...

Apple Gives Engineers Up to $180,000 in Bonuses to Not Jump Ship

Apple has awarded substantial stock bonuses to some of its engineers in order to deter poachings from competitors, primarily Facebook's parent company, Meta Platforms Inc.  — reports Bloomberg. The bonuses ranged from about $50,000 USD to a whopping $180,000 USD for some employees and were handed out to a number of high-performing engineers in the...

Tim Cook Responds to #AppleToo Movement in All-Staff Meeting

On Friday, Apple CEO Tim Cook responded to questions from employees about pay equity, Apple's stance on political matters like Texas' abortion law, and workplace concerns in an all-staff meeting broadcast to Apple's 160,000 workers across the globe. However, current and former Apple employees, especially those involved with the #AppleToo movement, were far from satisfied...

Apple’s 2021 Employee Fitness Challenge Swag Looks Pretty Cool

[caption id="attachment_359171" align="aligncenter" width="1536"] Image: Elad Wertheimer on LinkedIn[/caption] According to a tweet from 9to5Mac's Parker Ortolani (@ParkerOrtolani), Apple has reinvented the rewards for its yearly employee fitness challenge, with the rewards for this year being premium, custom-printed towels. The reward box was originally posted to LinkedIn by Elad Wertheimer, an Apple employee. [caption id="attachment_359172"...

Apple Employees Still Want to Work Remotely, Says Pushback Letter

Earlier this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent out a memo announcing a new policy that will require all Apple employees to return to the office on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays starting in September. Employees have now banded together to lobby for remote/location-flexible work policies in an internal letter addressed to Cook and the rest...

Apple Offers Free Genetic Tests to its Silicon Valley Employees

Through a new partnership with Color Genomics, Apple is offering all its employees in Silicon Valley free genetic screenings for diseases at its on-site “AC Wellness” health clinics. According to CNBC, by offering cutting-edge medical treatments like genetic testing, Apple can recruit and retain talented employees. Apple has recently set up dedicated health clinics called...

Apple’s Top Ranks Still Overwhelmingly White and Male

Apple quietly released its employment diversity statistics current as of July 2016 on Monday, and data shows that the company’s high-level executive and management positions are overwhelmingly filled by white males, according to a report from Recode. Just 20 of Apple’s top 107 executives are women, according to the government filing, while only five are […]

Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls For Unity After Trump Victory

Republican Donald Trump is the new President-elect of the United States, and technology giants can’t be pleased with the outcome of the elections, as they may face changes they do not agree with in the next four years. Apple is one of the companies that has been involved in disputes with Donald Trump in the […]

Apple Introduces New Positions at its Retail Stores, Revises Credo

In a series of meetings with its employees over the weekend, Apple has introduced new and renamed positions at its retail stores, in addition to a new credo and revamped store layouts, MacRumors is reporting. Citing multiple retail sources, the report claims that Apple is implementing three new retail positions, including two pro-level positions and an all-new...