It seems like downsizing never goes out of style. And the same idiotic way of handling layoffs (firings) persists as well. In Business 2.0’s lists of the dumbest business decisions, they note that when Northwest Airlines laid off thousands of … Read More..
Most major changes in organizations demand a high degree of cooperation between groups. And if there has been antagonism in the past, say decades old management and union mistrust, building cooperation can be extremely challenging. Shankar Vedantam’s column on … Read More..