TITLE

Cool Work

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Jan2002, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the efforts of businesses to promote fun within the workplace in the United States. Creation of the Joy Gang ministry of fun in Ben & Jerry's ice cream; Information on the fun ethics program of Southwest Airlines.
ACCESSION #
5826744

 

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