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Tech CEO: Managing Layoffs to Retain Top Talent in Times of Economic Uncertainty or Market Shifts

Published: 22 April 2020

ID: G00723650

Analyst(s): David Adams , Peter Havart-Simkin , Mark Wesker , Patrick Stakenas


Tech CEOs facing uncertain financial outlooks in times of crisis are frequently faced with the need to execute layoffs to reduce costs. This research highlights the approach tech CEOs need to take to rightsize the company, retain top performers and enhance productivity within the remaining team.

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