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New Workforce Math

August 29, 2003
A growing number of companies have decided that traditional human-resources benchmarking doesn't work for them anymore. Todd Raphael looks at the advocates of a new metrics movement.
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New Workforce Math

August 8, 2003
A growing number of companies have decided that traditional human-resources benchmarking doesn't work for them anymore. Todd Raphael looks at the advocates of a new metrics movement.
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Irreplaceable You

July 31, 2003
You know the names: Don Hewitt. Sandy Weill. Sumner Redstone. None wanted to name successors, despite directors' and shareholders' pleas. But when leaders are reluctant to cooperate in succession planning, the results can be destabilized companies, demoralized employees and downturned stock prices.
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Government Workers Can't Find Jobs

July 2, 2003
Laid-off government employees are fighting to prove themselves worthy of a private-sector job. Just when they thought they were secure, the government makes cutbacks and they have to prove they’re more than nine-to-fivers who file their nails on paid time.
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Phased Retirement

Pension laws still present problems, but some organizations--and older workers--are finding informal ways to make phased retirement a reality. Some employers are even targeting retired seniors in recruiting campaigns.
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