- Director: John Wells
- Writer: John Wells
- Stars: Ben Affleck(Bobby Walker), Chris Cooper(Phil Woodward), Tommy Lee Jones(Gene McClary), Kevin Costner(Jack), Craig T. Nelson(Jim Salinger), Maria Bello(Sally)
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severance packge : 退職金、pay and benefits employees receive when they leave employment at a company benefit : 福祉手当、〔社会福祉の〕給付金
Difficult decisions had to be made in... areas where redundancies surfaced. We've stuctured a generous severance package for you. Your twelve years with us entitles you to... twelve weeks full pay, and benefits.
outplacement : (雇用者が被雇用者に行なう)再就職の世話、転職斡旋、The process of assisting a terminated employee find a new job.
You're firing me?
Come on, Bobby, sit down. We're also offering you outplacement services... to help you secure your next employment.
jettison : 〈じゃま物などを〉捨てる、放棄する、To discard (something) as unwanted or burdensome
We've reviewed our pipeline of some 500 projects... and programs.
Focusing on those with significant marketing... opportunities, jettisoning everything that won't contribute immediately to our profitability.
credit market : 金融市場
Are you suggesting that you aren't expecting... any growth in your division next year?
I'm suggesting that we face increased foreign competition, and a difficult credit market for large capital expenditures - like ship building.
So... no growth in 2011?
I am confident that while ship building will remain challenged, the rest of the Transportation Systems Group will continue to make significant contributions to growth at GTX in the coming quarters.
「be involved in decision」の例文
Ah, American heavy manufacturing is dead.
Steel, autos, your precious ship building. The future is in heathcare... infrastructure and power generation.
I have to be involved in any decision... that affects one of my divisions.
You wouldn't have approved the cuts.
if memory serves : 記憶が正しければ、記憶によれば
Actually, if memory serves, I was GTX's only employee at the time.
Nobody wanted Gloucester Shipbuilding, years of multi-million dollar losses, the highest labor costs in the industry.
But from those humble beginnings, Jim was able to grow Gloucester into GTX... with sixty thousand employees and eleven billion dollars in gross annual revenue.
it is a privilege to : 光栄にも
it is my priviledge to introduce : このたび、～をご紹介させていただくことは誠に名誉（光栄）なことと存じます
So it is my priviledge to introduce my oldest friend, college roommate, the best Man at my wedding and the...
worst tennis player I ever met.
Ladies and Gentlemen. My boss, Jim Salinger.
「No offense / None taken」の例文
How long they give you?
Three months full salary, four months outplacement.
How about you?
Nine months of both. I've been here four.
It won't take me more than a few days.
lose my appetite : 食欲を失う
Come on, let's get something to eat.
No thanks. I've lost my appetite.
cut back : 削減する、減らす、To reduce or decrease
* Synonyms : cut down, reduce, trim back, trim down, cut, trim, bring down
Okay, but we're gonna need to cut back.
Cancel skiing at Christmas, stop paying the club dues for a while...
undermine one's authority : 権威を傷つける、害する
I can't have you challenging me in front of senior staff.
They respect you. If you question my judgement you undermine my authority.
I need to know, can I count on your full support?
You left the salary space blank on your application.
Well, you know, that's a negotiation.
I was making 120 at GTX, plus incentives, but I know that times are different now...
and I'd be willing to accept.
Well, our base salary is sixty-five thousand a year for regional sales directors.
quitting time : 退社時間
You know what I think? It's quitting time.
Quitting time? It's 3:30!
A man can only take so much rejection.
I'm thirsty. Who's coming? Conal?
Sure, why not?
Alright, why not?
get a hold of : 連絡する、
Get a hold of Human Resources, have them start making up a list for another round of downsizing.
get canned : クビになる、to be fired
Well, what is the criteria for getting canned this time?
Gary Hunt's put on a few pounds, maybe we should let him go. And I hear Jill Carter has cancer. We could save a bundle on her insurance premiums!
right fit for the job : そのポストに適任
You willing to work for ninety a year, plus commission and bonus?
Well, the good news is that we're growing fast, and there's plenty of head room around here.
So, I can't promise you anything, but with Dan's recommendation and your resume, you seem like the right fit for the job.
Gene : We built something here, Jim. Together.
Together; wasn't just you, wasn't just me, it was all of us.
Jim : They got a paycheck every week. Medical if they got sick, disability if they got hurt.
Hell, it's a business, not a charity.
Gene : Who took home twenty two million last year, and these people have lost their homes, their marriages, the respect of their children.
Jim : We did what the market required of us to survive!
I... will... win.
Because I have faith! Courage! Enthusiasm!