TITLE

May the Z-force Be With You

AUTHOR(S)
Mastroberte, Tammy
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;10/8/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the employee training offered at Sheetz Inc. based in Altoona, Pennsylvania. The company introduced a new Learning Management System with software from SumTotal Systems in Mountain View, California. The software is a Web-based application and offers each employee a customized training plan, while providing a constant level of training for the whole chain.
ACCESSION #
22638463

 

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