back to article CSC set for ANOTHER re-org but no redundancies involved

Re-arranging the UK deck chairs on good ship CSC is the strategy the integrator has chosen after shelving plans to make further redundancies, according to numerous sources. The US-owned business does not generally shy away from making redundancies, axing 750 people from its Brit operation in late April and parting company with …

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It's true

“Just like any large organisation doing business in a fast changing market, we are always refining the way we operate and organise ourselves.”

My first contact with CSC was in 1993 and I can assure you they are always refining the way they operate. They refine the way they operate with scant regard for the client or employee.

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Re: It's true

I have to agree. Rarely have I come across such a concentration of raw incompetence and misplaced arrogance as I found with CSC. And bear in mind that I've had regular dealings with Accenture which certainly calibrates expectations.

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Re: It's true

Back in my BT outsourcing days we much preferred Accenture to CSC; as one of my team said "CSC will totally stab you in the back, at least Accenture only stab you in the front"

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Have to love CSC... So many punchlines...

What's the difference between the Titanic and CSC?

Wait for it...

The Titanic had a band.

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Re: Have to love CSC... So many punchlines...

Actually, CSC had a band too, and a pretty good one!

Check this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yR2AmKHGUJs

...or Brad's write-up:

https://blaknissan.wordpress.com/2010/06/21/and-now-the-global-jam/

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Who requests to be laid off?

Title says it -- who, during a re-org, actually says "Yes, please, lay me off?" I had a friend who wanted to accept the early retirement offered to some, and was refused (had to come in another 6 months or so). But, if you want to not have a job can't you just quit?

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Meh

come off it....

Re-organisation without redundo's is like toast without butter...

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