Morale would suffer at HM Riverdeep Harcourt Educational Materials Publishing Group Minnowish Whale if everyone from Harcourt were given the sack. Any good commander knows that morale is everything when going to war. Harcourt's Jennifer Haller has been retained in the children's division, to lead her team in the Harcourt manner, to speak Harcourtese as she rallies her troops for the coming battle.
Irish history is replete with tales of warriors, of great fights waged against impossible odds. Ninety years ago, the Cork Flying Columns struck fear in the hearts of those in favor of the treaty that gave the Six Counties to England and led to the partition of the island. Barry O'Callaghan will have the Cork Flying Columns in his heart as he faces the first big competition war, and wouldn't you know but it's the Brits again.
Macmillan UK has shaken up their education unit. Julian Drinkall will have his fingers on all the buttons in his Oxford office, directing Macmillan Education International. It's a coordinated strategy he's after, and it's educational publishing that's his game. Digital educational materials publishing.
No partition treaty, not for a man from Cork. He wants all the educational materials business, not part of the publishing island.
Time to re-label the sales staff. You're now the HHM Flying Columns. Go sell and show Macmillan UK no mercy.