How to fire someone…the right way

Even after more than 12 years in HR, ending an employment relationship is probably one of the hardest parts of my job. Breaking up is hard to do, even when it comes to the workplace. Unfortunately, emotions can run high during these types of conversations, so it’s a good idea for managers to work with their HR professionals and come up with a plan.

Firing someone is never easy, but this article provides some good guidance on how to be more effective in your handling of these situations.