Less than a month ago Oak Brook's Pajama Boy sent out an E-mail listing a number of "retirements" by long term corporate employees. Among the retirees was a Jeff Wilfong
from the Northwest Region.
This week the word is out that the same Jeff Wilfong will be the new GM in Raleigh.
If McDonald's has any kind of bench why would they need to cancel someone's retirement
to staff a VP position?
Downsizing is tricky, sometimes you go too far. Especially when you know so little about
the business you're downsizing.