• Managing Change

    Recession Requires Restructuring

    Posted on: August 1st, 2014 by READS Web Admin

    With one of the worst recessions in decades, businesses are now forced to decrease costs and improve productivity. The most often “go-to” plan is to restructure the organization. Indeed, many view that recessions offer less costly opportunities to implement needed restructuring or “creative destruction” that will allow for future growth […]

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    Retailing in a Downturn

    Posted on: June 30th, 2014 by READS Web Admin

    Many retailers are already engaged in some kind of exercise focusing on what it should do about the current economic crisis. In 2007, even before the financial crisis and recession began in the U.S., same-store-sales – “comps” – have dropped by double digits for many chains, store closures have accelerated, […]

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