Increasing Productivity During Times of Economic Downturn The current economic recession is placing new pressures on businesses all over the world. For many companies, sales are down, acquisition of new customers and accounts are down, and capital investment opportunities are limited. Despite the fact that resources are dwindling for many organizations, all is not lost. Companies can find ways to be more competitive and profitable by increasing productivity. Accordingly, the following discussion discusses two areas businesses can focus on to increase productivity during economic downturns - namely, quality leadership and employee motivation. Quality Leadership Quality leadership is the first piece of the puzzle when it comes to...The end:
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