Paving the Way to Profitability

Laabs, Jennifer
March 2000
Workforce (10928332);Mar2000, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p66
Focuses on the role of the human resources (HR) department of an analgesic plant in Myerstown, Pennsylvania in the plant's transition from being owned by other firms to being owned by Bayer Corporation. Implications of several acquisitions on the plant's employees; Actions taken by the HR department to help the plant through the transition; Results of the `Roadmap for Change' process initiated by the HR department. INSET: Five Initiatives for Growth.


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