Regeneration X

MacLachlan, Rob
April 1998
People Management;4/2/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p34
Discusses the role of personnel management in Xerox Corp.'s turnaround efforts. Company background; Operations in Great Britain; Background on the financial difficulties suffered by the company in the 1980s; Aspects of the company's human resources policies. INSET: Single-table managing..


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