Twitter closing Seattle office, employees will work from home: reports

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Twitter is closing down its Seattle offices and telling employees to enactment from location arsenic the societal media elephantine continues to chopped costs nether the enactment of caller CEO Elon Musk, according to reports.

The determination comes arsenic Twitter is facing eviction from Seattle’s Century Square Tower since the institution has stopped paying rent, sources acquainted with the substance told The New York Times.

Tech quality work Platformer reported that those who worked astatine the Seattle bureau person been told to enactment remotely, according to an email sent to employees. 

Twitter volition apt present lone person offices successful New York City and San Francisco, according to the report. However, the institution has besides reportedly been skipping rent astatine its Bay Area headquarters.

According to the Times report, the institution had chopped janitorial and information services astatine the Seattle office, leaving immoderate employees to bring their ain toilet insubstantial to work.

In November, 208 workers astatine the Seattle offices mislaid their jobs aft Musk slashed Twitter’s 7,500-person workforce successful half, according to The Seattle Times.

The Twitter illustration   of Elon Musk.Workers astatine the Seattle subdivision had been affected by Musk’s layoffs successful November.Getty Images

Since Musk acquired Twitter for $44 billion, its workforce is down 75%, according to The New York Times.

Musk said earlier this period helium plans to measurement down arsenic CEO erstwhile helium finds idiosyncratic to regenerate him.