Tag: efficiency

  • GM Simplifies Vehicle Development, Cuts Jobs

    GM Simplifies Vehicle Development, Cuts Jobs

    DETROIT (AP) -- General Motors is restructuring its vehicle development process, cutting a layer of management and eliminating about 20 executive jobs. The company said Wednesday that no one will be fired because the cuts will come through retirements and reassignment to other positions. Continue Reading

  • Unexpected Traps To Part-Time Jobs

    Unexpected Traps To Part-Time Jobs

    When I was writing a book on time management several years ago, I had dozens of people keep logs of their time. Paula, a Nashville mom of a preschooler who was also launching her own business, requested a time makeover. Her husband is an airline pilot, so he was often on the road. She was feeling like she... Continue Reading

  • ROWE: The Grown-Up Version Of Work

    ROWE: The Grown-Up Version Of Work

    By Kelly Gurnett There's something inherently wrong with the way we work. That's the premise behind Cali Ressler and Jody Thompson's Results-Only Work Environment (ROWE) initiative. They believe the modern workplace is cluttered with regulations, expectations and antiquated practices that have nothing to... Continue Reading

  • You Want A Promotion, But Do You Deserve One?

    You Want A Promotion, But Do You Deserve One?

    By Rachel Farrell, Special to CareerBuilder Everyone thinks they deserve a promotion. But how do you truly know if you deserve one? "When it comes to career advancement, you want to stack the deck in your favor," said Rosemary Haefner, vice president of human resources at CareerBuilder, in a recent press... Continue Reading