Healing the Wounds by David M. Noer
Overcoming the Trauma of Layoffs and Revitalizing Downsized Organizations (Jossey Bass Business and Management Series)

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From the founder of "layoff survivor sickness" an updated edition of a book for today's downsized workforce

Thoroughly revised and updated, David Noer's classic book about downsized organizations has never been more relevant. Reports of the most recent layoffs are making the front pages of our newspapers with frightening regularity. And massive downsizing continues to reshape the face of American business. But what about those who remain behind? Healing the Wounds provides an antidote to the widespread malaise on the American business scene left in the wake of workforce reductions. Drawing on case studies and original research, David M. Noer-an expert frequently quoted in major media such as The Wall Street Journal and Fortune on the topic of layoffs and layoff survivor sickness-provides executives, human resource professionals, managers, and consultants with an original model and clear guidelines for revitalizing downsized organizations and the employees left behind.Offers thoroughly revised edition of a book about layoffs and those who are left behindFilled with relevant case studies and recent researchWritten by David Noer an acclaimed expert on the topicGives employers much-needed guidance for revitalizing downsized companies


About David M. Noer

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DAVID M. NOER is vice president for training and education for the Center for Creative Leadership. He has consulted extensively both in the United States and abroad, and he is the author of Multinational People Management (1975), How to Beat the Employment Game (1975), and Jobkeeping (1976).
Published July 28, 2009 by Jossey-Bass. 276 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Professional & Technical, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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