Latest Layoff Stories

2014-05-20 12:33:50

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers led by a University of North Texas Health Science Center epidemiologist found that a just and socially responsible layoff process is important for the emotional health of workers - a study that occurred during the most severe recession since the Great Depression. The findings could inform how downsizing companies approach layoffs, emphasizing processes that are transparent, understandable, fair and well planned, said M....

2014-05-07 23:15:17

RiseSmart executive discusses the importance of creating loyal brand ambassadors by treating their former and transitioning employees as valuable alumni. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Far too often, when layoffs are mismanaged they can result in resentment from both impacted employees and remaining workers left feeling overwhelmed by a larger workload and a significant shift in structure. This situation can be avoided, however, through careful planning and emphasis on treating all...

2014-04-23 23:18:00

The leader in enterprise career management details ways to increase employee loyalty, engagement, and retention in recently published eBook. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2014 With lengthy tenures at a single company quickly becoming a thing of the past, companies are increasingly challenged to retain valued employees. Fostering an environment that creates engaged, loyal employees is critical to a company’s success. RiseSmart believes that to accomplish this, companies need to view...

2013-05-07 23:25:24

Empire Digital Products CEO, Scott Brodsky, comments on the decrease of US weekly unemployment aid applications Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 On May 7, Empire Digital Products CEO Scott Brodsky releases a comment on a recent Washington Post article that discusses a decrease in applications for weekly unemployment aid in the United States. According to the May 2nd Washington Post article titled, “US weekly unemployment aid applications drop to 324K, lowest in 5 years, sign of fewer...

2012-09-13 23:03:01

Yes, there is life after a layoff! Millions of Americans have been laid off, or working in jobs where they feel undervalued and underpaid. Career Coach Sherri Thomas and 13 other professionals share their career strategies and lessons learned on how they each bounced back and found success after being laid off, demoted, working for a bad manager or being unappreciated and underpaid in a dead-end career. (PRWEB) September 12, 2012 In their own words, Career Coach Sherri Thomas and 13 other...

2012-05-04 23:00:34

The National Association of Senior Move Managers (NASMM) has declared May 13-19, 2012, National Senior Move Managers Week. The theme of this 6th annual celebration is “It´s so much more than moving...” During this recognition week, NASMM and NASMM members around the US, Canada and abroad are promoting the value of Senior Move Management and Senior Move Managers´ commitment to assisting older adults and their families - not only with the actual moving experience, but with...

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