Challenger, Gray & Christmas News

Posted 4 years 2 months ago

Original Article: http://ow.ly/UzcQj

"If he compartmentalizes well and makes sure his role is to fundamentally do the big things, to see the big picture or work on the big picture, then I think he will do fine," John Challenger, chief executive officer of Challenger, Gray & Christmas, an executive outplacement firm, told IBD. "Seeing that Jobs and Musk have done it may have given permission and encouragement, in some ways, for others to match."

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Posted 4 years 3 months ago

Original Article: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2015/10/20/wagespot-app-exposes-sala...

"The taboo would be, talking about salaries at all. It's a historically risky topic because discrepancies almost always exist, says John Challenger, CEO of outplacement firm Challenger Gray & Christmas. 'Most companies, everything is not exactly fair,' he says."

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Posted 4 years 3 months ago

Original Article: http://www.cnbc.com/2015/10/22/layoffs-dont-necessarily-spell-trouble-ch...

"According to a report by outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, September saw a 43 percent increase from the previous month in terms of job cuts. And cuts were 93 percent higher than the 30,477 planned layoffs announced the same month a year ago.

'You don't want to overexaggerate, but there's no question that layoffs are heavier this year,' said CEO John... more

Posted 4 years 3 months ago

Original Article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/susanadams/2015/10/20/hot-to-get-a-holiday-job/

"But you don’t need to confine your search to gigantic corporate employers, says John Challenger, chief executive of Chicago-based outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. If you’re a foody, consider that caterers and restaurants take on new staff over the holidays. If you’re a wine enthusiast, check to see whether your local bottle shop needs an extra clerk to handle holiday traffic. Or if... more

Posted 4 years 3 months ago

Original Article: http://triblive.com/business/headlines/9295198-74/hiring-percent-holiday...

"'Amazon stands out among retailers, with holiday hiring expected to remain largely unchanged, according to a report from Challenger, Gray & Christmas.

'It used to be that the bulk of holiday hires would be in customer-facing positions on the sales floor and behind the cash register, CEO John Challenger said. 'These extra workers would also help pick up the slack in the backroom... more

Posted 4 years 4 months ago

Original Article: http://www.mlive.com/news/us-world/index.ssf/2015/09/clintons_it_guy_mos...

"'Every company today is at the mercy of getting the technology right,' says John Challenger, CEO of human resources firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas in New York."

Posted 4 years 4 months ago

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