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Ignore the Insider Threat at Your Peril
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4/8/2019 | 8:51:22 AM
Bad Practices: Turn good people into your enemy.
THE OUTSOURCED EMPLOYEE: If an employer wants to make a solid employee otherwise free of any intent at all, just outsource and have him or her train a replacement.  That breaks all bargains.  No loyalty at that point and, when a whole IT department is sent packing - alot of assets go with them.   140 walked out of one firm a few years ago and I was part of another wholesale ransack JUST to save costs.   That is worse than being fired - it is an insult. 

WE RESPECT YOU IF YOUR LEAVE BUT WE CAN FIRE IN A HEARTBEAT: Equal that with WE want two weeks notice but we can fire YOU with a phone call this afternoon.  Have a nice day.  Oh really?   I gave one day notice for that reason to an employer who did terminate staff with just one or two day notice.   Revenge pure and simple

WE'RE SORRY WE FIRED YOU. Beware terminating critical personnel too.  My daughter lost a real-estate position when the wholel firm closed, 320 laid off and among them was the IT guy who maintained asset inventory.  Well they suddenly wanted him back for a time to track non-returned inventory and ..... well he told them they could put that offer where the sun did not shine.  Result: lost inventory and assets.   

One firm I worked for fired a lawyer and turns out they needed him realy bad.  A mistake.  They invited him back.  No hard feelings.  He was not offended nor did he turn bad employee BUT HE WAS FIRED so it was time to renegotiate salary!!!!!!


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