TITLE

The ship's come in

AUTHOR(S)
Blassingame, Kelley M.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;Mar2004, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the benefits gained by Pier 1, company based in Fort Worth, Texas, by developing an effective communication strategies for benefit programs. Awards received by the company for its efforts to maintain healthy employer-employee communication; Corporate culture and image of Pier 1; Treatment of message conveyed to employees.
ACCESSION #
12469881

 

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