If you have been made redundant or are about to be made redundant we have a variety of different solutions that may be able to assist you in realigning your career and getting you back into work. Usually it is possible to ask your employer to pay for this help as part of the redundancy package that they are giving you, (Human Resources might refer to it as ‘outplacement’), or you may qualify for help through The Book Trade Charity, BTBS. We offer a personal service which gives you continuous support throughout this difficult period of change. In the first instance, please make contact with me at suzanne at bookcareers.com so we can discuss the ways in which we can help.
Are you an employer looking to give staff redundancy support or ‘outplacement’?
Why not send them to an industry specialist who understands the job market, both formal and informal, and who can get them back on their feet, whatever their plans? We have a variety of options which can meet the tightest of budgets whilst maximising the personal help and support that is required during this period of change.
Article: Surviving Redundancy
Versions of this article have been widely published in a number of places including The Bookseller.