Laid off Employee Harassing the Fuck out of me

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  1. queerface

    queerface Un-engaged Dyke

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    Howard related because the HTV staff got laid off.

    Yesterday my company laid off a shit load of employees...and one of my direct reports got a pink slip.

    He left calmly enough yesterday, but I guess he's had time to think a bit about it and now he is pissed. He has been harassing me via text message since 9:00am this morning...each text becoming more and more irate.

    He thought we were friends, I betrayed him, reps who weren't as good as him are still here...etc.

    At first I entertained his texts, letting him know how bad I felt for him...but now, it's getting out of hand.

    Anyone here ever deal with an irate employee? I'm having visions of office shootings go through my head.
     
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  2. StRyDeRxX

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    :console:


    Hire Sammy to take care of this issue... "You know what to do Sammy... You KNOW what to DO!" :evil:
     
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    Bungzilla Active Member

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    you should report this to your boss and HR to cover your ass.
     
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    F Vick Stuck up cunt Banned User

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    this is an idea that can't go wrong!
     
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    F Vick Stuck up cunt Banned User

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    Is he cute? Single? Beer can thick?
     
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    Don't reply anymore (obviously). Don't take his calls.

    1) Make photocopies of each text if they escalate (put your phone face down on copier).
    2) Give H.R. copies of the texts if it escalates
     
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    We normally make sure to compensate the irate ones before they leave. Money disarms most of those thoughts.

    That aside, you need to report this to your current supervisor or HR team.
     
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    You need to post some of those texts here. ..

    But the simple thing to do is add his number to your regect list...

    If you need info on what app works best, ask the people over at the The Bar what app they use to avoid their creditors
     
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    Petal A girl in a sea of mults

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    This 100%. Also keep copies of the texts in case it escalates any further and you need a paper trail.

    Layoffs are no fun - some people handle them and move on over time... other's don't. I was with one company who had to send out some "cease and desist" letters for similar situations.

    Be safe and make sure there's some kind of security in place so that ex-employees can't get in the office willy nilly.
     
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    RonHeinzkaboot Adultophile Gold

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    don't reply in text other than emoticons
    He will have to deal with it. If you want take a call and just listen to him vent but don't say anything other than "fucking Obama" or "email me your resume and I'll try to get it to my cousin who works for the County"
    Do you feel threatened? that's a different story. But best to ignore and not incriminate yourself in writing or recorded call.
    I know its hard for females but When all else fails, ignore, ignore, ignore
     
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    Offer to blow him to help him get over it.
     
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    F Vick Stuck up cunt Banned User

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    this is along the lines of what I was thinking
     
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    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

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    I'd make a police report, too. It's likely a crime in your state
     
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    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

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    Or this.
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    After she offers him a blow job?
     
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    F Vick Stuck up cunt Banned User

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    I really like the Obama angle.

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    F Vick Stuck up cunt Banned User

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    maybe she can do both things at once?
     
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