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- Global economy 'has a long way to go'. // BRW;9/10/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p32
The article focuses on the forecast concerning the global economic recession. Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) Banking Group Ltd., chief executive officer (CEO) Mike Smith states that the full recovery from recession remains a long way out for the world economy to attain. He cites that he...
- A faltering economy really just needs room to grow. Kominicki, John // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);11/21/2008, Vol. 55 Issue 58, p3A
The article reports on the economic rough patch in Long Island, New York. The economists are already predicting this will be the worst holiday shopping season since 1991, when falling real estate prices led to wholesale layoffs in the financial markets. However, recessions end only when several...
- Keeping up morale after layoffs. Beck, Don // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;1/24/2003, Issue 323038, p13
Provides strategies for managers to keep up the morale of employees after layoffs. Importance of open communication among employees; Emphasis on the role of employees in maintaining work flow; Significance of re-evaluating job duties.
- Survey predicts Salt Lake metro hiring activity will accelerate this fall. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;9/3/2001, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p8
Reports that the hiring pace in the metropolitan area is expected to accelerate in fall according to the latest poll of employer's workplace plans conducted by Manpower Inc. in Salt Lake City, Utah.
- In the stars: a knowledge economy. // CA Magazine;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 133 Issue 1, p13
Predicts changes to be brought by the second millennium to corporations, employees and the economy according to Jim O'Connell, a vice-president at Ceridian Corp. Valuation of intellectual capital; Transformation of work environment due to the Internet; Increased demand for childcare.
- Managing Change with Resilience. // Managing Change with Resilience - CPW;Jan2013, p1
Resilience has been much-discussed and much-examined in the wake of 9/11, the stock market slide in the early 2000's, the globalization of business, rapidly changing technology, and the current recession, which has led to layoffs, job insecurity, lean staffs, and increased workplace pressure.
- Executive Summary. // Kuwait Defence & Security Report;Q3 2009, p5
The article presents a summary of the economic and political condition of Kuwait in 2009. According to the article, the country's economic condition is expected to deteriorate, along with the increase of job cuts. Meanwhile, the Kuwaiti government continues to experience pressure in dealing with...
- Corzine to New Jersey: 'We're broke.'. Townes, Glenn // New York Amsterdam News;1/22/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p4
The article focuses on the State of the State address delivered by New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine on January 13, 2009 which called the current state of the economy one of the worst periods in history for the U.S. nation and the state. He predicted that things would get a lot worse before they...
- The Big Squeeze. // Professional Safety;May2012, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p88
The article discusses a report from workplace trend expert Peter Miscovich concerning the decline of work space per person and the factors that affect it such as mobility, recession and the changes in doing business.