ERIC Number: EJ906721
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Nov
Abstractor: As Provided
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It's All about the People
Lynch, Doug; Worden, Jennifer M.
Phi Delta Kappan, v92 n3 p53-56 Nov 2010
Three leading corporations, the Ritz-Carlton, Accenture, and Healthcare Corporation of America, were examined to see how they handled problems that also were faced by school districts. Their strategies for recruiting and retaining employees, measuring performance, and providing professional development differed significantly from those of most schools.
Descriptors: Professional Development, Personnel Policy, Job Performance, Personnel Evaluation, Change Strategies, Educational Change, Organizational Change, Recruitment, Models, Industrial Psychology, Performance Technology, Interviews, Employee Attitudes, Technology Transfer, Educational Administration
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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