Beating the Hire/Fire Label

November 1997
Financial Executive;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p9
Academic Journal
The article presents commentary from Michael Zinn of Michael D. Zinn & Associates on why companies should be wary of using layoffs to cope with painful economic times. Although reducing head count can make a firm a firm more efficient in the short term, companies that gain the reputation of being quick to dismiss employees may have a difficult time recruiting when the economy improves.


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