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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Team Building by Arthur Pell

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Chapter 14[image] Bye-Bye Buddy

In This Chapter
  • When a team member quits
  • Finding the real reason a member quits
  • How team leaders downsize effectively
  • Survival tips for downsized team members

It’s rare today for a person to join a company after graduating from high school or college and remain with that organization until retirement. Most people have several jobs during their work life. Sometimes the reason for changing jobs is a personal decision; sometimes, it’s involuntary—the worker is fired, as discussed in the previous chapter, or, more often, due to reorganization or downsizing, the job is eliminated.

Every time a member leaves a team, whether it’s voluntary ...

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