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Revolving Door Newsletter: 04.14.06

The Many Ways of Letting Go (of Staff)

April 14, 2006
Assuming you're a full-time staffer at one of the major magazine publishers here in New York, how would you prefer your CEO to break the news he or she is out to trim headcount? Would you rather she make the announcement well in advance, offering a list of the positions affected and how many heads will likely roll, thus sparking at least a few weeks of fear and loathing in your office tower, or would you rather he not tell anyone, at least not until he starts closing magazines? If you opted for CEO #1, you'd fit right ...

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