Where have all the business plans gone?

With corporate failures making headlines, it’s time to examine strategies communication matters.
By Sandy French
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 09/25/2001

It’s getting a little discouraging these days. Every time I pick up a newspaper or business magazine, the headlines and stories are all about companies that are downsizing, experiencing plummeting share prices or going out of business.

Are you like me? Do you wonder what’s going on when some of the biggest and most successful companies in the world are struggling? Here’s just a few recent examples:

•Market darling, Lasik Vision goes belly-up, and retail giant Dylex goes from financially healthy to insolvency in three short months.