This week, the Indianapolis Colts released four-time MVP quarterback Peyton Manning to look for work with another NFL team. As removed as your job or company may feel from the NFL, there are four key career-strategy takeaways for all professionals (even the ones who don't wear shoulder pads).
There are times where costs must be cut and layoffs may be unavoidable. If that’s the case, it is critical that you work to maintain the morale of your team. Otherwise, you’ll see a drop in productivity that will perpetuate your financial challenge. Here are a few ways keep spirits up in tough times.
Carol Bartz was unceremoniously fired by the chairman of Yahoo's board via a phone call. In 2006, a well-known national electronics retailer created some less than favorable PR when the company fired hundreds of employees through e-mail. What's next? Text! A humorous look at how to can employees in 17 chilly syllables.