Downsizing is not always bad news
Objective: Many suppliers in the Central American region have to reduce the size of their workforce due to economic constraints and they are not managing the process according to international best practices. Through the training, human resource management was able to learn how to manage retrenchment situations in collaboration with workers and insuring transparency in the process.
Client: Asociación Hondureña de Maquiladores
Date: June 2009
Place: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Quote: “We had never considered that if we took care of not only of who we terminated but also those who stayed to adapt to the change, everyone would be happier and the process would be easier. ”