Enterprise Architecture — Adjusting to a Recessionary Period

As the global economy looks likely to enter a recessionary period, we can anticipate that companies will:

  • reduce or eliminate employee hiring
  • reduce contractors
  • reduce corporate budgets and more carefully watch expenses

In previous prolonged recessions, we have also seen companies ‘manage out the bottom x%’ of employees.

Entering a recessionary period is typically a gradual process — a downward spiral that takes time. Some…



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Brett Colbert

Brett Colbert

Brett Colbert is SVP of Engineering at Publicis Sapient. Previously, IT CTO at Salesforce. Previously at NetApp, Cisco, McAfee, Disney and Intuit. DYOR.