The Resource Skill wars : winning the battle for productivity and profit, by Edward E. Gordon, (electronic resource)

Skill wars : winning the battle for productivity and profit, by Edward E. Gordon, (electronic resource)

Label
Skill wars : winning the battle for productivity and profit
Title
Skill wars
Title remainder
winning the battle for productivity and profit
Statement of responsibility
by Edward E. Gordon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Skill Wars: Winning the Battle for Productivity and Profit shows how to increase productivity and profits by measuring the return on investment (R.O.I.) in human capital development. It addresses the disparity between the available jobs and available workers. By education and training only 20% of all American workers can fit well into our demanding high-tech workplace. How do we train the 80%? Skill Wars shows you how and why this is imperative."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Edward E
Dewey number
658.3/124
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5549.5.T7
LC item number
G5474 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Employees
  • Occupational training
  • Skilled labor
Label
Skill wars : winning the battle for productivity and profit, by Edward E. Gordon, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netLibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=34008
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-324) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword / Joseph H. Boyett and Jimmie T. Boyett -- The quality journey becomes a short trip -- Sect. I. Measuring human capital development. Where's the beef? -- The case for measuring training ROI -- Solving the ROI mystery -- ROI tax and accounting issues -- Sect. II. Reports from the firing line: improving productivity and performance -- Profit -- Culture -- Thinking: an American tale -- The skill wars -- A message from the competition -- Sect. III. Developing people -- Help wanted: creating the next workforce -- A kick in the butt -- Investing in human capital: a blueprint for the 21st century
Control code
ocm44963922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 339 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585224435
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 238052
  • (OCoLC)44963922
Label
Skill wars : winning the battle for productivity and profit, by Edward E. Gordon, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netLibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=34008
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-324) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Foreword / Joseph H. Boyett and Jimmie T. Boyett -- The quality journey becomes a short trip -- Sect. I. Measuring human capital development. Where's the beef? -- The case for measuring training ROI -- Solving the ROI mystery -- ROI tax and accounting issues -- Sect. II. Reports from the firing line: improving productivity and performance -- Profit -- Culture -- Thinking: an American tale -- The skill wars -- A message from the competition -- Sect. III. Developing people -- Help wanted: creating the next workforce -- A kick in the butt -- Investing in human capital: a blueprint for the 21st century
Control code
ocm44963922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 339 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585224435
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 238052
  • (OCoLC)44963922

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