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Profit at the bottom of the ladder creating value by investing in your workforce by Jody Heymann

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Published by Harvard Business Press in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Personnel management -- United States,
  • Employees -- United States,
  • Minimum wage -- United States,
  • Quality of work life -- United States,
  • Industrial management -- Social aspects -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJody Heymann, with Magda Barerra.
ContributionsBarerra, Magda.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHF5549.2.U5 H49 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23832547M
ISBN 109781422123119
LC Control Number2009037771
OCLC/WorldCa436026623

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