Ask Nancy: Which employees should be downsized?

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Downsizing – layoffs – reduction in work forces…all unfortunate realities many companies are facing today as a result of a sagging economy.  So how do HR professionals determine which employees go and which stay? First, every organization must create a strategic plan based on business needs that identifies the workers to be laid off or… Read more »

Downsizing with Dignity

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You Can Downsize With Care – for People and the Business From Alan Downs in Business: The Ultimate Resource, About.com Guest Executive Summary Downsizing or doing layoffs is a toxic solution. Used sparingly and with planning downsizing can be an organizational lifesaver, but when layoffs are used repeatedly without a thoughtful strategy, downsizing can destroy… Read more »