On the Management Side

Pollock, Ted
June 1999
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Jun99, Vol. 111 Issue 6, p10
Trade Publication
Deals with job satisfaction and growth of an employee. Assessment of the job; How to tackle a job; Things managers must never do to thwart growth of employees; Several questions to determine if an employee is in control of his work.


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