Tag: McKesson Corporation

Do Some Things Change: Lay-Offs at McKesson?

McKesson Plaza at 1 Post Street in San Francisco.

McKesson, where I worked for over a decade with a last role as the Senior Vice President of Human Resources for the company’s largest business unit, had a practice of conducting reorganizations and lay-offs at the end of the fiscal year. While the irony of starting the new fiscal year on April 1 – April Fool’s […]

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Embrace Your Critics – or Fail


Bud Tunt, one smart exec with whom I worked at Fortune 15 McKesson, told me that the savviest thing you could do in business was to take away all the excuses. Bud was on so something. There are three camps; people who care and support you or your ideas, people who care and have criticism […]

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