Confronting alcoholic employees

Goff, J. Larry
December 1994
Review of Business;Winter94, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p15
Academic Journal
Explores issues related to confronting the alcoholic employee. Employees most at risk; Warning signs of alcoholism; Managerial resistance to confronting substance abuse; Helping employees; Legal issues.


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