I have had many requests recently for information and training on handling redundancy and giving bad news. In response I have prepared a handout to help those who must perform this unenviable task prepare for the job.
Most of us are careful about how we tackle sensitive issues with colleagues and family members. This article provides some pointers on how to go about raising a subject you have been avoiding, to help tackle delicate matters in a productive, fair and balanced way, and to be sure of getting the results you need. Getting the other person's attention, striking the right note and ensuring that something changes is the challenge.
Whether personal and professional, striking the right note of respectful concern when discussing sensitive issues can be challenging. Here's a recipe for success. Getting the other person’s attention, striking the right note and ensuring that something changes is the challenge.
This free download will tell you how to give bad news. Nobody likes doing it and most of us are unprepared. In this case it relates to redundancy, but the ideas are good for any situation.