Developing Latino Leaders

González, Ricardo
February 2007
Roofing Contractor;Feb2007, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p46
Trade Publication
The article offers advice on developing leadership among Hispanic American employees in the U.S. A formal and structured manager training program for the company is necessary. Candidate leaders of a firm must be trained in various areas including character, ethics and communication skills are among the areas.


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