absolute excellent service: "Good management begins with good people"

Vicars, Dennis
January 2009
Exchange (19460406);Jan/Feb2009, Issue 185, p76
The article presents a reprint of the article "Absolute Excellent Service: Good Management Begins with Good People," by Dennis Vicars, which appeared in the previous issue of "Exchange." It suggests the association between proper work ethics and the absolute excellent service in education or in business. Proper work ethics may include the strong commitment in the responsibility, prioritizing the most important aspects in the business and assuring competence.


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