TITLE

Getting your people to level with you

AUTHOR(S)
Pollock, Ted
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Sep97, Vol. 109 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents tips on how managers can encourage their employees to express honest opinions of one's business ideas. Checking one's motives for expressing business ideas; Avoiding a `this-is-it' attitude; Watching one's timing; Asking for the opinion of more than one person; Phrasing questions in a specific manner.
ACCESSION #
9712036267

 

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