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Leaving work at 7 p.m. elicits jokes that you're a 'part-timer' at ex-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's startup, an insider says

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Travis Kalanick revolutionized transportation at Uber and is now focused on food at CloudKitchens.
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A former employee at Kalanick's startup said leaving at 7 p.m. would invite jokes about working part-time.
Sources say his controversial bro culture and lack of work-life balance are evident at CloudKitchens.
Kalanick was ousted from Uber in 2017 after a series of scandals.
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Travis Kalanick's startup refused to change 'Happy Ending' branding for an Asian restaurant menu item, saying it wouldn't cave to woke culture, employees said

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Travis Kalanick, founder of CloudKitchens and former CEO of Uber, dismissed internal employee complaints over what they felt was racist branding, Insider reported.
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Travis Kalanick ignored employee complaints over what they felt was racist branding, sources told Insider.
Kalanick, the former CEO of Uber, now leads commercial kitchen startup CloudKitchens.
Kalanick reportedly said the startup did not want to accommodate woke culture.
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CloudKitchens founder Travis Kalanick refused to change controversial customer branding...
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