outplacement definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
assistance in finding a new job, provided to an employee, esp. an executive, about to be fired, often by an agency hired by the employer
outplacement definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The process of facilitating a terminated employee's search for a new job by provision of professional services, such as counseling, paid for by the former employer.
outplacement - Business Definition
Assisting employees or former employees in locating jobs with other employers. Outplacement assistance can range from help with drafting a resume to extensive job retraining in trades or professions in demand.