5% RIF staring now (April 2017) and extending into Q2. Batches of 12 to 20 departing to avoid the press associated with large numbers of departures. What Sears is to retail, HIG is to Property Casualty Insurance. A company in decline looking to be bought
As underhanded as the HIG is, they don't want to draw attention to themselves with visible layoff's.
It's a company run by clueless, idiots, that don't lead - they follow their master IBM and mimic every bad behavior that IBM gives them to follow.
Keep running the company like it's bankrupt, and it will be....