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The restructuring and rationalization of an organization to improve effectiveness and cut costs, without involving a full downsizing operation, which can often be overdone and result in corporate anorexia. Rightsizing could include increasing the size of an organization to meet increased demand (say), but it is more often used as a euphemism for moderate and controlled downsizing.

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