TITLE

The kindest cut

AUTHOR(S)
Allen, Andy
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
People Management;5/7/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 10, Special section p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores several options that organizations can adopt to avoid lay-offs but still survive the economic downturn. A Labour market outlook poll of 900 British employers reveals that over 50% stopped recruitment, while 44% ended temporary contracts. Almost one-fifth carried out flexible working schedules, while others made reductions in pay, working hours and bonuses.
ACCESSION #
52894823

 

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