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Her Tweet Went Viral, Then Her Company Shockingly Did This

Working in San Francisco is not always as great as it might seem, especially if you are your position is not that high. You have to balance your expenses so that you can still live properly in the city.

However, sometimes things do not work out. Read the story below to see what one woman did to get financial help.

Her Tweet Went Viral, Then Her Company Shockingly Did This

Her Tweet Went Viral, Then Her Company Shockingly Did This

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Meet Talia

Meet Talia

Talia Jane is a 25-year-old woman who just lost her job a few days ago from Eat24.

For people who love food

For people who love food

Eat24 is an efficient app used to order food and it is owned by Yelp.

Moving to San Francisco

Moving to San Francisco

Jane was a customer service representative for Eat24 and she had to travel to San Francisco to get the job.

She is graduated from California State University

She is graduated from California State University

Jane started working in August last year. Previously, she finished her degree in English literature.

Living in San Francisco is expensive

Living in San Francisco is expensive

Because her pay was only $12.25 per hour and the transportation costs her over $200 every month, Jane started feeling bad in San Francisco.

Promotion was unlikely

Promotion was unlikely

Worse, she was told that she would not have a bigger pay for at least a year.

Working overnight

Working overnight

Because she had been unable to eat properly and relied on water to prevent being hungry temporarily, she decided to tweet the Yelp CEO named Jeremy Stoppelman.

Posting it on Medium

Posting it on Medium

In addition, Jane posted an open letter on Medium and it immediately became viral. It was viewed by at least 85,000 people.

Jane then lost her job

Jane then lost her job

After her post, she was told that she violated the terms of conduct of Yelp. However, Yelp CEO Jeremy clarified that the company is doing its best to address the needs of its workers and that Jane was not fired because of the viral post.

Yelp is supposedly lying

Yelp is supposedly lying

Still, Jane argues that Yelp is lying about her not being fired because of what she said online.

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