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Valley Technology, Inc. - A Case Study on Reductions in Force (RIFs)

By Rudolph Sanchez, Ph.D. and Mary Bielenberg-Sanchez   1/19/2012

Conducting an effective workforce reduction is a multifaceted and challenging task. In this case, an emphasis will be placed on students thinking critically about the various decision points in conducting a workforce reduction. Legal, strategic, talent management, and ethical concepts will be explored. Students will devise action and communication plans. Sample solutions to the case will be provided. An Instructor's Manual and a Student Workbook are both contained in a single document to download.

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