TITLE

The best employees money can buy won't stick around without the right incentives

AUTHOR(S)
Rien, Gregory B.
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Nation's Restaurant News;04/02/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 14, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on factors which may cause the shortage of employees in the United States food service industry. Qualifications for the job; Lack of employee motivation; Absence of job satisfaction.
ACCESSION #
4311869

 

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