TITLE

B&Q directors do it themselves

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
People Management;2/22/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of directors at B&Q to take over running their store for a day in England. The board members gave their staff a break and sent them bowling in Southampton while chief executive Ian Cheshire worked on the paint department. Human resources director Martyn Phillips describes the experience as a way of learning more about the business. The experiment came with the firm's announcement of improved scores in Gallup's Employee Engagement Survey.
ACCESSION #
24587021

 

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