Breaking the ice

Prickett, Ruth
May 1998
People Management;5/14/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p56
Presents information on the outdoor training of the pensions department of electronics giant Siemens Corporation in Lapland. Details on their activities; Skills developed in the training; Lessons revealed in their experience.


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