Yesterday we asked: What is a sackable offense at your place of work? And you gave us plenty of responses, from your own personal stories to the larger questions about getting sacked.
On facebook, James wrote:
Employers are enjoying their control over employees. I know of a company that is so petty, they are terminating all their long time employees and hiring newbies for less... Things are going to get worse before they get better; if they ever do!
Hemingway from New Jersey had this to say:
Sometimes bosses will fire you for some technical lapse — like mistakes on expense account — which are just excuses that they can back with HR, when in fact they just don't like you but can't fire you for that reason.