Executive commentary

Higgs, A. Catherine
August 1995
Academy of Management Executive;Aug95, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p43
Academic Journal
The commentary refers to an article by McKinley, Sanchez and Schick about organizational influence and focuses on downsizing in the industrial-to-information evolution. The trend in automation and the baby boom generation in the workforce led to an oversupply of workers and a shift in the social and economic structure. The business case is recommended when making downsizing decisions.


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