Tag Archive: unemployment

Apr 13

And, In the End, They Treated Them Well

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Even though, we’re seeing early signs of economic recovery, some organizations continue to “right size.” One such organization systematically planned, over the past few months, to reduce their number of employees by 30%.  In the organization’s history, this was the first time staffing levels had ever needed to be reduced.  Three senior managers (CEO, COO …

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Apr 07

The Final Four

Final Four

Just a few short weeks ago, I took my high school Junior on a whirlwind college campus tour – 4 colleges in 4 days- that was our goal.  The competitive landscape to be accepted at one of our state universities is tough to say the least. There are no shortages of applicants to each of …

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Dec 27

No Regrets!

It is official, the 2010 recaps are out, the 2011 predictions and resolutions are up and people are already looking to make this coming year the best yet!  I’m riding that bandwagon too.  As a vice president of a talent management communications company I know full well how important it is to plan ahead; I …

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