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Reorganization

Millennials vs The Old Guard: A Sales Story...

David B. Nast | Posted 12.22.2016 | Business
David B. Nast

There once was a family-owned business challenged to grow sales in an industry where profit margins continue to shrink. They redesigned their process...

Do We Need a Department of Happiness?

Malcolm Kushner | Posted 04.20.2016 | Weird News
Malcolm Kushner

Our American character almost demands such a department. Happiness is even enshrined in the Declaration of Independence which entitles us to the pursuit of it. Clearly, the founders thought happiness was a big deal; on the same level as life and liberty.

Pug, Poodle or Pit Bull: Who's Watching the World Bank Group?

Nezir Sinani | Posted 07.23.2016 | Home
Nezir Sinani

Since Jim Kim took up the Presidency of the World Bank Group in July 2012, heads have rolled, boxes have been moved around the organizational chart, and an unprecedented drive to shave $400 million from the budget has been undertaken.

The Dirtiest Word You Can Hear In Corporate America

Arlene Schindler | Posted 07.02.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Schindler

Reorg: one of the dirtiest words in corporate lingo. Reorg implies streamlining, something good for everyone but in reality it leaves workers over the age of 50 out in the cold and jobless -- just ask most of my friends.

How to Radically Re-Organize Your Office

Dorie Clark | Posted 04.20.2015 | Small Business
Dorie Clark

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by email? Tormented by stacks of paper? Paralyzed by the clutter in your office? Management professor Jackie Gilbert did, too - but she found a way to conquer it, and her lessons can help almost any executive enjoy a cleaner office and a clearer mind.

Are Headhunters Chowing Down on Boomers?

Arlene Schindler | Posted 02.19.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Schindler

A site will compare my resume side-by-side with a half-dozen other candidates who went to better schools, worked at greater companies and possibly had better careers than I did. It's so depressing; I'd rather watch my own colonoscopy -- polyps and all -- again.

Microsoft's Reorganization: 5 Issues Decoded

Chitra Nawbatt | Posted 09.15.2013 | Technology
Chitra Nawbatt

Reorganizations take a significant amount of deliberation, internal maneuvering of people and politics, and time. However, the more time you take and indecisive you are provides opportunities for employees to be distracted and not focused on their jobs.

You've Been Reorganized. Now What?

Ron Ashkenas | Posted 08.22.2011 | Business
Ron Ashkenas

By themselves, reorganizations rarely solve problems or improve corporate performance. No matter the structure, there still will be tensions, competition for resources and misalignment. There is no such thing as a "perfect" structure.

A Fresh Start for Colorado Democrats

Nancy Cronk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nancy Cronk

The Colorado reorganization meeting was a reminder of why we are Democrats and why it is important to never allow ourselves to be divided.

It's Been Said Before

Linda Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Linda Silverman

I know I am writing the same thing I, and others like me have written time and time again. These kids need small classes and individual attention.