TITLE

In quest of value for productivity

AUTHOR(S)
Jaffari, Akbar
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Management Services;Autumn2011, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents the text of a speech by Doctor Akbar Jaffari delivered at the University of Cambridge in England in autumn 2011. He talks about the right to improve on the performance and productivity of the human resource, which he says is the key to improve total productivity. He asserts that the main duty of management is to reduce waste in the quest for performance excellence, which means to increase the output.
ACCESSION #
67017454

 

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