January 2009
People Management;1/29/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p86
The article presents the opinion of Involve managing director Jeremy Starling on the economic downturn. He says the downturn seems to be scaring people into inaction and the firms that will survive are the ones who are prepared to adapt constantly and quickly. He suggests a company can be engaged, but should not do anything differently.


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