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Boards, management, and company success

Eleanor Powell Godfrey

Boards, management, and company success

by Eleanor Powell Godfrey

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Published by Interstate Printers and Publishers in Danville, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management.,
  • Directors of corporations.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.133-134.

    Statement[by] Eleanor Powell Godfrey and Fred E. Fiedler, in collaboration with D. M. Hall.
    SeriesIllinois. University. Group Effectiveness Research Laboratory. Project on social perception and group effectiveness; technical report no.13
    ContributionsFiedler, Fred Edward.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination134 p.
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14075329M

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