Intended Audience: Employers/Mgrs./Supvrs.
Publisher: Alberta Community and Social Services
Series: HR Series for Employers
Format: Publication, 32 pages
This online publication is for employers, managers and supervisors who are contemplating laying off staff. It shows why downsizing isn’t always the best solution and offers a number of possible cost-cutting alternatives. If layoffs are inevitable, it outlines best practices and legal considerations when letting people go. It also includes ways to motivate remaining staff and includes additional resources to help employers through the process.