TITLE

Are You So Good at Your Job that Your Boss Will Be Upset If You Leave?

AUTHOR(S)
Blanchard, Dave
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Material Handling & Logistics;Mar2012, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on specific business skills needed supply chain jobs. The author says that material handling and logistics managers need workers to take the crucial task of the supply chain. He states that 39% of the respondents said yes in the survey of LifeWork Search regarding their plan to leave their firm in 2012. He mentions the skills needed by executives when hiring including supply chain experience, critical thinking, and strong customer service skills.
ACCESSION #
74617839

 

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