Formalizing programs finally gets acceptance

August 1998
National Home Center News;08/10/98, Vol. 24 Issue 15, p74
Focuses on employee training. Information on the training program in Home depot; Behavioral-style testing for employees at Davidson Industries; Importance of improving product knowledge. INSETS: Handbook gives guides on training employees;Mentoring program tries to break gender barriers.


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