Are you positive?

Price, Gareth
October 2004
Cabinet Maker;10/8/2004, Issue 5409, p13
Trade Publication
Gives advice on how to motivate employees in the furniture industry. Material needs of employees in the industry; Importance of providing safety and comfort to workers; Benefits of sharing information and setting realistic objectives.


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