TITLE

Education Dept Near Bottom for Employee Satisfaction

AUTHOR(S)
Klein, Alyson
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Education Week;9/15/2010, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces survey results showing the U.S. Department of Education ranks very low in comparison with other federal departments in regards to employee satisfaction.
ACCESSION #
53976810

 

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