Overstaffing


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Overstaffing

A situation in which a company hires more employees than it can afford to keep. Overstaffing may occur, for example, if a small business makes a point of employing all of the owner's children. It may also occur if a company hires staff in anticipation of increased business. Overstaffing may be unsustainable if the increased business does not materialize.
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The official was not quite hopeful of the Cabinet meeting on today's (Wednesday) to consider the problem of overstaffing at the PSM as its main anomaly among others including corruption and mismanagement.
Some officers complained that the headquarters is losing its working environment because of overstaffing, a result of increasing political influence.
Therefore, managers should err on overstaffing, relieving any unnecessary personnel when needed, and consider assistance from other agencies if necessary.
Before raising taxes, he should find ways to improve city service by checking on the extent of idle labor on the city payroll or of overstaffing at all levels.
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Director of education at RCT Dewi Jones said: ``There was a problem of overstaffing when the schools were amalgamated.
Their costs are so high because of overstaffing, excess capitalization, and terrible logistics that the more they manufacture, the more they lose.
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