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delayering

noun [U]
 
 
/diːˈleɪərɪŋ/ MANAGEMENT
HR the process of reducing the number of different levels of staff in a company or organization: Middle and senior managers have been the main casualties of downsizing and delayering.
Translations of “delayering”
in Chinese (Traditional) (公司或組織的)管理層瘦身…
in Chinese (Simplified) (公司或组织的)管理层瘦身…
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