Power Performance

Brandi, JoAnna
July 2005
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jul2005, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p20
Presents tips on creating and sustaining employee engagement. Removal of negative opinions on employees; Provision of employees' need to do their job; Employee training in problem-solving and conflict-resolution skills.


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