Career Protection's(R) Annual Layoffs Forecast predicts a 37%
increase in companies planning layoffs and reductions in workforce
NEW YORK--(Business Wire)--Career Protection's Annual 2008 Layoffs Forecast paints an ugly picture of cuts in jobs for this upcoming year. Over 1,375 corporate executives nationwide completed the confidential annual survey regarding workforce reduction plans conducted by the employment law and human resources experts of CareerProtection.com this month (Survey
conducted January 2-25, 2008).
"This is our worst layoff forecast in the past five years for employees, as corporations appear ready to slash staff and layoff
workers," says Kirk Nemer, J.D., SPHR, President and CEO of Career