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Why Did the Rockets Fire Kevin McHale?
The best answer to any question
Was this decision fair? No. Was it correct? That is unknown as we don't know what coach McHale would have done if he had
The First Time Donald Trump Ever Fired Anyone
By Lisa Capretto, OWN
"Somebody was not doing a good job..."
Firing Is Your Heaviest Burden As a Leader. Here's How to Handle it Gracefully.
CEO, Clarity Group, Executive Coach
Letting an employee go, no matter what the reason, is never an enjoyable task. The truth is - and leaders should never say this to someone who is losing his or her job - that it's tough on the boss. This is one of the heaviest burdens a leader has to shoulder.
Ford Fires 100 Employees Using Automated Robocall
On Halloween, The Ford Motor Company fired nearly one hundred factory workers via an automated robocall.
10 Companies Cutting The Most Jobs: 24/7 Wall St.
By 24/7 Wall St., 24/7 Wall St.
In some cases, companies face difficult obstacles to return to profitability, or are insolvent, and are forced to shed jobs
The Mistakes Rookie Managers Make When They Fire Someone
Ellevate is a global network of professional women who are com...
If they're flabbergasted, you haven't given them enough feedback on their performance. Which means you likely aren't giving your team enough feedback. Which means your team is likely performing sub-optimally.
Atlantic City Is Loosing Big This Labor Day Weekend
Atlantic City is a place many go in the hopes of winning big, however, the city itself is facing major losses.
To the CEO of Cracker Barrel
Joe did not give money from the register. Joe did not give away merchandise. He gave away a corn muffin that is given to almost every person that walks into Cracker Barrel. Not only that, but he gave it to a man that was hungry.
Sometimes, You Need to Fire Yourself? Don't Wait to Be Picked
Most of us were raised to be ordinary, but we all want to live an extraordinary life. We put restrictions on ourselves. Our instinct and the way we have been conditioned is to wait to be picked. We were raised to wait for someone else to tell us that we are good enough.
Can't Afford a Severance Package? 5 Alternatives to Consider
Vice President of Business Development
One of the hardest parts about being a manager or decision maker is having to let an employee go. While benefits like severance packages can sometimes ease a firing, what happens when you can't afford them?
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Delivering Bad News Without Being the Bad Guy
Keynote speaker, bestselling author, communication expert
Being the bearer of bad news falls in the category of 'things I'd rather not do' -- along with cleaning bathrooms, fighting off a bear, or installing new software. In all these cases, it's best to be smart about it. And quick. Especially in the case of the bathroom. And the bear.
How to Make Firing Someone Less Awful, for Both of You
Lisa Earle McLeod
Creator of Noble Purpose in business concept
Donald Trump may relish delivering the blow but for many of us, myself included, firing someone is gut-wrenching, break out in a cold sweat, and dread it for days, horrible.
To Serve or Not to Serve, That Is the Question
University of Central Florida Forum
The UCF Forum is a weekly series of opinion columns presented ...
Every relationship problem cannot be solved. Being fed up with others is a natural way to feel, but sometimes the answer is to not interact with them at all. This is a service to them and to you.
Daily Voice Chairman Promises Good News On Friday, Lays Off Employees The Following Monday
The Daily Voice, a hyper-local news site, announced the resignation of its CEO Zohar Yardeni Friday. Shortly after the resignation
Lessons on Leadership: The University of Virginia Fires a President
President, Leadership for a Responsible Society
The university will survive this difficult period. Yet UVA's leaders, including Sullivan, would do well to identify the lessons about leadership to be learned from this episode.
Florida Law Firm Allegedly Fires 14 Employees For Wearing Matching Shirts
Elizabeth R. Wellborn P.A., a Deerfield Beach, Florida law firm, allegedly fired 14 employees because they all wore orange
Walmart-Contracted Warehouse Jobs Saved By Judge
On Tuesday, the Illinois workers filed another lawsuit against Schneider and a staffing agency called Eclipse Advantage, claiming
U.S. Companies Plan Little Hiring, Firing Over Next Six Months: Poll
Copyright 2011 Thomson Reuters. Click for Restrictions. Business spending in equipment and software has supported the weak
Entrepreneur Takes On Former Employer After Firing
Hire Up for Your 'Higher Up'
James M. Lynch
Chief Possibility Officer and High Performance Coach
If you don't have people in your life that you regularly feel encouraged, empowered and inspired by, then it's time to "hire up." Seek out friends that will engage, challenge and inspire you on a regular basis.
5 Ways Firing People Can Suck Less
Editor-In-Chief, The New York Enterprise Report
Not firing someone, or even waiting too long, has drastic consequences and in some cases can jeopardize the livelihoods of other employees. In light of this, here are five pieces of practical advice for finally firing those employees who should go.
Firing 101: Handling Messiness the Humane Way
Los Angeles Writer
We owe it to one another to be honest about where we need to improve... and when we might need to move on. It's the human thing.
Is There A Right Way To Fire Someone?
Facebook Firings: Employers Need To Mind Labor Law, Report Finds
"If you look across the country, there are just a lot of interesting scenarios out there," said Michael Eastman, executive
Facebook Firings: Feds, Managers Navigate 'New Territory' In Employment
NLRB counsel dismissed the bartender's complaint for similar reasons. In that case, a bartender at JT's Porch Saloon & Eatery
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