【人事管理口语】How to keep the company from firing me

如何让公司不敢裁掉我

2019-02-16
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 I just discovered

 you're our best hope to explain why Don Draper is downstairs

我才意识到只有你能解释为什么唐*德雷柏会在楼下

 

He came to me in remorse and said he's ready to come back

他满是悔意地来找我说他准备好回来工作了

 remorse[rɪ'mɔrs]n. 懊悔;同情

 

Ah , I see

原来如此啊

 

Well , unfortunately , we fired him

真不凑巧 我们早把他炒了

 

No , we didn't

不我们没炒他

 

We deliberately put him on leave in this very room

就在这屋里 我们慎重决议让他停职休假

deliberately[dɪ'lɪbərətli]adv.故意地;不慌不忙地

 

We didn't fire him , I would never agree to that

我们可没炒掉他 我不会同意那么做的

 

The leave of absence was a very clear message

那种形式的休假 意思已经很明显了

absence['æbsns]n.缺席;缺乏

 

We were allowing him to

 preserve his dignity while seeking other employment

我们得以让他在保留尊严的同时有时间寻找下家

 

Well I remember clearly that Cutler

 said to leave of absence was to give him time to think

我可清楚记得 卡特勒当时说的是休假的目的是让他有机会理清头脑

 

 I didn't want any more rancor

我当时是想息事宁人

rancor['ræŋkə]n. 深仇;怨恨;敌意

 

Is that what you thought?That we fired him?

你也这么想的吗 我们已经把他炒了

 

Not necessarily

那倒未必

 

But I did expect to revisit the topic after some time as a group

但我确实想一段时间之后请大家集体再议此事

 

Well , here we are

那正是现在的情况嘛

 

Let's take a vote

我们来投票表决吧

 

I' ll speak for Ted

我代表泰德

 

And I' ll speak for Pete

那我代表皮特

 

All I can say that

Don is a very talented man but how does he fit into everything now?

我只想说 唐是个极具才华的人,但他现在要以什么身份在公司立足

 

This is working

现在的结构运作很顺利

 

Besides we're still mopping up the damage he's done

再说了 我们还在弥补他所造成的损害

 

 I do not like the way this agency is spoken of out there

我不喜欢外界现在对本公司的评价

 

You don't think that's because our creative is invisible right now?

你不觉得那是因为我们的创意部已经形同虚设了吗

 

One nomination

就获得一个提名

nomination  [ˌnɑməˈneɪʃ(ə)n]] n. 任命;提名 


Lou didn't put in anything be couldn't tag his name on

卢没有提交一个不属于他的作品

 

He barely worked here last year

他去年都没怎么在这里工作

 

Lou is adequate

卢能胜任他的工作

adequate[ˈædɪkwət]adj. 足够的;适当的,恰当的;差强人意的;胜任的

 

 I think it's more important we discuss Harry Crane

我觉得更重要的应该是谈谈哈里克雷恩这个人

 

Harry Crane?

哈里克雷恩

 

He's gone.anything else

他走了 还有别的事吗

 

This agency is too dependent on creative personalities

本公司太依赖于创意人员了

 

You're still talking for Ted?

你还是在替泰德说话吗

 

If we want people speaking about this agency

如果我们希望外人多多谈论我们的公司

 

What they should be speaking about is our media department

他们应该提到的 应该是媒体部

 

We need to invest in a computer period

我们该投资买一台电脑 我说完了

 

We need to tell out clients

 we're thinking about the future not creative hijinks

我们必须让客户们知道 我们在考虑未来,而不是创意的乱调子

 

Don is a genius

唐是个天才

 

He's costing us a fortune

他让我们损失了一大笔钱

 

You hate him

你讨厌他

 

 I don't

我没有

 

 I hate what he did to Ted

我讨厌他对泰德的所为

 

Enough!This is a financial decision

够了 这是个事关财务的决定

 

Obviously it's not

显然不是

 

Right now Don draws a sizable salary and has a partnership stake

现在唐领着可观的薪水 而且拥有合伙人股权

 

That costs more than a computer

那些钱可比一台电脑贵多了

 

He has a contract

他是有合同的

 

He's in breach

他已经违反了合同

 

No , he's not!He's on leave

不 他没有 他是休假而已

 

And even if we do fire him , he's a partner

就算我们确实开除了他 他是合伙人

 

We have to buy him out

我们必须买下他的股份

 

That's true

没错

 

That's a bit hit

那可是一大笔钱

 

As tough as it is

尽管那样会很艰难

 

I' m confident it'll be more profitable in the long term

但我相信从长远来看 那样做也是极为有利的

 

Since when are you allowed to use the words long term” in this office?

你什么时候可以在这间办公室开口闭口谈什么长远了

 

It'll be 1973 before we're even

我们要缓过来恐怕要到1973年了

 

We fire him , we lose the noncompete

我们炒掉他 就失去了竞业禁止协议的约束

 

You want to walk down some hotel hallway

And see Mary Wells sitting on Don's lap the next time you go in to present?

你希望你将来某一天去做创意展示时在某个酒店的过道里走着,却看到玛丽威尔斯坐在唐的大腿上吗?

 


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