Emotions of Layoff

Any Emotion is Normal

Article Courtesy of Marnie E. Green, Principal Consultant for Management Education Group, Inc Have you seen George Clooney’s newest movie, Up in the Air? It chronicles the life and work of Alex, a management consultant who lays people off.  The movie has many themes about life and work.  However, the one theme that stood out…

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It’s All in the Execution

We have all read about the many companies over the last 18 months that have downsized or closed their doors.  They all had to make very difficult decisions to layoff some of their finest employees.  The topic even hit the red carpet this year with George Clooney staring in Up in the Air.  Now I…

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Your Career Might Be Right In Front of You

Are you sitting back wondering what it is you should do with your career? Maybe you have been looking for something for a while and struggled to find that right position. Well I have been there myself and I am here to say that is a common thing for job seekers to go through. In…

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Outplacement Gets Social

In a world where everyone is online in some way or another, it’s no surprise that maintaining a positive online image can be extremely beneficial during your job search, just as having any online profile that paints you in a negative light can be detrimental to your chances of finding future employment. Luckily, many outplacement…

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Outplacement Is the Best Parting Gift

At a time when the number of unemployed workers highly outweighs the number of available jobs, and companies continue to make layoffs every day, outplacement services are more important than ever. Whether you call the current state of the economy a recession or a depression, or whether you think the economy is finally beginning to…

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The Low Down on Outplacement Services

Letting an employee go is never easy regardless of the reason. In fact it can be as hard for the employer as the employees involved. Choosing to use outplacement services can make this process easier. With these types of services, a company can offer career transition benefits to employees that are being displaced. Outplacement services…