TITLE

Managing integrity

AUTHOR(S)
Richter, Alice M.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;Jan2001, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents guidelines for effective ethics and integrity programs for retail trade employees. Cause of employee misconduct; Clarification of standards; Accountability of each employee.
ACCESSION #
3986492

 

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