TITLE

Act now to prevent survivor syndrome

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, Robin
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
People Management;2/12/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author emphasizes the importance of raising the performance of the survivors of redundancies and other cost-reduction measures by companies. Four clearly defined stages are caused by the so-called survivors' syndrome, including relief, guilt, envy and resentment. It is suggested that employers provide survivors with just as much attention and support as those leaving the company.
ACCESSION #
40399550

 

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