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Managing engineers and technical employees

how to attract, motivate, and retain excellent people

by Douglas M. Soat

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Published by Artech House in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering firms -- Personnel management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDouglas M. Soat.
    SeriesThe Artech House technology management and professional development library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA190 .S667 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL968190M
    ISBN 100890067864
    LC Control Number96004673

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