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Workplace industrial relations and technical change

Leslie Willcocks

Workplace industrial relations and technical change

a review of the evidence

by Leslie Willcocks

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Published by City University Business School in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Leslie P. Willcocks.
SeriesWorking papers / City University Business School -- 96
ContributionsCity University. Business School.
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Open LibraryOL13840457M

opinion towards the workplace environment and its impact on performance. WORKPLACE OF TODAY Interestingly, the workplace of today is characterized by two opposing trends. On the one hand, employees are given leeway in the way they dress and act. On the other hand, the management’s tendency to micromanage has increased. Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace includes all essential topics for an undergraduate technical communication course, in a compact — yet thorough — format. The book covers writing for the Web, text messages, social networks, and online videos, as well as the more traditional letters, memos, proposals, formal reports Format: Paper.   A cluster analysis of data from a –89 questionnaire examining workplace industrial relations and business strategies in U.S. steel minimills suggests that the industrial relations systems of these mills can be broadly categorized as emphasizing either cost reduction or employee commitment; similarly, the business strategies of the mills Cited by:


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