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Ch 6: Coping with Layoffs

About This Chapter

If you need a resource that will prepare your employees to handle upcoming workplace change, this chapter on coping with layoffs can help. All of our corporate training material is available online 24 hours a day.

Coping with Layoffs - Chapter Summary

Our chapter covers the process of coping with layoffs and includes lessons on the impact employees experience when workplace layoffs take place and the definition of walking-away power. Each lesson is accompanied by a short self-assessment quiz.

How It Helps

  • Builds confidence: If your employees know how to better handle layoffs during workplace change, they'll feel more confident and able to handle the inevitable changes that will ensue.
  • Provides strategies: After reviewing this chapter, your teams will have skills and tips they can immediately implement in response to layoffs at work.
  • Offers knowledge: Your employees will come away from this chapter with knowledge of workplace layoffs and their potential impact.

Skills Covered

Once your teams complete this chapter, they should be able to:

  • Discuss workplace layoffs during change along with their impact on employees
  • Explain what is meant by walking-away power and understand its applications to layoffs
  • Outline different strategies for responding to layoffs at work

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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