By Bill Kaufmann, President, My Greener Future If you’re considering an expansion or merger, sit down, take a few deep breadths and read this article. You may thank me later to either move ahead, or not. These are some of the things to think about. WHY DO IT? Make sure your rationale is clear, objective, understood by all, and feasable … Continue reading the story "CONSIDERING A BUSINESS EXPANSION OR MERGER?"
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By Bill Kaufmann, President, My Greener Future A business owner or manager needs to understand the steps and implications when “Rightsizing”. They’ll need to design and implement a smooth and successful transition not only for the business, but also for their employees. Here … Continue reading the story "WHAT TO EXPECT DURING “RIGHTSIZING”?"
By Bill Kaufmann, President, My Greener Future Keeping a small or mid-sized business in balance and profitable is not an easy task in these economic times. The following are some guidelines that may be helpful as you review the past, manage the present and prepare the strategies for the future. DOWNSIZING –The goal when downsizing is “hang on”. … Continue reading the story "DOWNSIZING, RIGHTSIZING…. THEN UPSIZING"
By Bill Kaufmann, President of My Greener Future Here are some key points to consider if you plan to downsize your employee base: FOR YOUR BUSINESS: Ease the pain for you and your employees as much as possible Communicate the need to downsize in a compassionate way, with the right information Assess your objectives: Where do … Continue reading the story "CORPORATE RESTRUCTURING: WHAT A BUSINESS NEEDS TO DO WHEN DOWNSIZING"
WHAT BUSINESSES NEED TO DO WHEN DOWNSIZING OR RIGHT-SIZINGby Bill Kaufmann, President, My Greener Future Faced with strategy decisions? There’s real value in seeking objective input! Firms like yours (with fewer than 500 employees) make up the “backbone” of our nation’s businesses. Yet services that provide a high level of personalized … Continue reading the story "MY GREENER FUTURE BUSINESS DIGEST: DOWNSIZING/RIGHTSIZING"