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Managing distribution for greater productivity

Managing distribution for greater productivity

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Published by SRI International, Business Intelligence Program in Menlo Park, Calif. (333 Ravenswood Ave., Menlo Park 94025) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical distribution of goods -- Management.,
  • Warehouses.,
  • Shipment of goods.,
  • Inventory control.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementDavid P. Herron ... [et al.]
    SeriesResearch Report / SRI International, Business Intelligence Program ;, 675 (Dec. 1982, Research report (Business Intelligence Program (SRI International)) ;, 675.
    ContributionsHerron, David P.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5415.7 .M28 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. :
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2984177M
    LC Control Number84235774

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      Studies show that a greater sense of control leads to greater engagement at work. Fourth, involve others in managing work processes. Great managers set up . The productivity puzzle: How to get the very best out of your people in the modern workplace 3 There is a real disconnect between business leaders and their employees when it comes to the provision of productivity tools. “We need to know what our staff are doing” Again, this notion of File Size: 3MB.

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