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Creating high-performance organizations with people

Carolyn R. Farquhar

Creating high-performance organizations with people

by Carolyn R. Farquhar

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Published by Conference Board of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organizational effectiveness

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCreating high performance organizations with people.
    Statementby Carolyn R. Farquhar and John A. Longair.
    SeriesReport / Conference Board of Canada -- 164-96., Report (Conference Board of Canada) -- 164-96.
    ContributionsLongair, John., Conference Board of Canada. Organizational Effectiveness Research Group.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17030454M
    ISBN 100887633390
    OCLC/WorldCa35098450

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