TITLE

Aesop's Fables and Firehouse Culture

AUTHOR(S)
Coleman, Ronny J.
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Dec2004, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the subject of fire department culture. Story-telling in firehouses that help create organizational culture and transmit the organization's value; Three groups commonly found in organizations; Responsibility of each group for influencing a different part of the organizational complex; Common values shared by a group.
ACCESSION #
15529044

 

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