HR keeps the wheels turning in Motor City

July 1996
People Management;07/11/96, Vol. 2 Issue 14, p12
Discusses the strike conducted by the Detroit Newspapers' unions. Cause of the strike; Effects of the disputes to the company; Detroit's Randi Austin's role to the progress of the strike.


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