right-sizing

right-sizing
right-sizing UK US (also rightsizing) noun [U]
HR, MANAGEMENT the process of making a company or organization a more effective size, especially by reducing the number of people working for it: »

This rightsizing will produce financial benefits in excess of $100 million annually.

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The right-sizing process forces us to be a leaner, meaner and keener organization.

Compare DOWNSIZING(Cf. ↑downsizing)
IT a situation in which an organization starts to use a computer system that is better for them, especially one that is smaller and less expensive than their previous one: »

While rightsizing may be good news for end-users, it is bad news for many of the established giants of the IT industry.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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