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The organisation I work for has recently announced their
Hi, The organisation I work for has recently announced their proposal to restructure the division within which I work. The role I currently undertake will no longer exist, and a new role is being crea… read more
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Company has restructured mid December. My position disappeared
Company has restructured mid December. My position disappeared in but employer has not made me redundant. 2 positions have been offered, the first was withdrawn and I have agreed accepted the second, … read more
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Hi Ben, I work in the public sector. My organisation is restructuring
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Hello. I am in a very unfortunate position at present. My
Hello. I am in a very unfortunate position at present. My employer is in the midst of a major restructure. The company is extremely profitable; this restructure is being done to 'stimulate the departm… read more
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Hi, I have a bit of a complex situation that I'm hoping you can help with. I am currently on a sabbatical that I requested from January 13 till 1st may 13. I requested the sabbatical to be able to hav… read more
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Hi, I have been with my company for about 6 years now. In the
Hi, I have been with my company for about 6 years now. In the last few years we have restructured numerous times, and each time has been extremely difficult with regards XXXXX XXXXX and clarity from s… read more
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I have worked for a major uk retailer for 32 years. I was employed
I have worked for a major uk retailer for 32 years. I was employed as a management trainer. In 2007 I was informed with no consulatation that due to a restructure I was moving to a Talent Manager role… read more
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I am currently under notice for redundancy, i applied for a position that all the managers advised me to do so but have been unsuccessful. I now have 2.5 weeks left and they still have not looked any … read more
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Following 10 years of full time continuous employment in the
Following 10 years of full time continuous employment in the same company the last 5 years as a Head of department I have been placed in an interim Head Of position whilst the business looks at a rest… read more
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Hi, My employer has told me that he intends to make me redundant
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