Labour costs are among the highest expense incurred by businesses. Between wages, benefits, training and more, many companies find their workforce costs are inflating beyond control. When this happens, the knee-jerk reaction is to start laying people off. But it doesn’t have to be that way. If you’re wondering how to reduce labour costs for your business, focus on changing these 4 areas of your business. These simple cost saving ideas can help you avoid layoffs while still saving money on your workforce.