15 Things That Tend To Go When Times Get Tough

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Here's a note of 15 things that tend to go / get cut back when times get tough.


Business travel (both in terms of the number of visits and the mode of transport)

Christmas parties

Client entertainment

Color photocopying

Free lunches / Subsidized canteens

Gym memberships

Hiring (temps and perm)

Late night taxis


Newspaper / Website subscriptions

Potted plants

Private telephone usage

Relocation assistance

Tea and biscuits in meeting rooms

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