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Southwest Airlines

Author: Chris Lauer
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, ©2010.
Series: Corporations that changed the world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the origins, development, and successes of Southwest Airlines, as well as the corporation's strategies, innovations, and impact on society and the airlines industry; and includes a time line.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Lauer
ISBN: 9780313378638 0313378630 9780313378645 0313378649
OCLC Number: 469634602
Description: 190 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: An introduction to Southwest Airlines --
The history of Southwest Airlines: founders and leaders --
Southwest's unique corporate culture --
A role model for other organizations --
Satisfied customers and frequent flyers --
Love, freedom, and Southwest's corporate practices --
Southwest's people and planes --
Hiring and training: Southwest's university for people --
Customer service, blogging, and security at Southwest --
Leadership at Southwest.
Series Title: Corporations that changed the world.
Responsibility: Chris Lauer.

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