Illiteracy at work

Reese, Shelly
April 1996
American Demographics;Apr96, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p14
Reports on the findings of the 1995 Opinion Research Corporation survey of Fortune 1000 CEOs showing that nine in ten chief executive officers recognize illiteracy as a problem in the workplace. 38 percent as saying it's a problem of their workers; Effect on productivity and profitability; Opportunity costs in lost productivity; Fear of acknowledgement among executives.


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