TITLE

Lessons from the best in production

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Horticulture Week;3/6/2008, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the issue concerning the impact of the climatic change on growers in Great Britain. She declares that the success of industry in production horticulture reflects on great business management illustrating strong leadership and great customer focus. She inflects that the key to horticulture achievement has been an obsession with customer service, strong communication skills and an exceptionally high commitment to staff motivation and retention.
ACCESSION #
31443173

 

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