Downsizing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Downsizing: The process of reducing the employer’s workforce through elimination of positions, management layers, processes, functions, etc.

Bumping

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Bumping: The practice of allowing more senior level employees whose positions have been slotted for elimination or downsizing the option of accepting an alternative position within the organization, for which MORE

Displaced Workers

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Displaced Workers: Individuals who have lost their jobs due to a plant closing, relocation, downsizing or position elimination. MORE

Food And Agriculture Councils (Facs)

Business / Agriculture / Food And Agriculture Councils (Facs): These councils were instituted in 1982 by USDA to function as interagency coordinating groups on three levels: national, state, and local. The state facs are composed of senior level officials of indi MORE

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