Britain"s left and right-handed companies

the corporate philosophies of Britains chief executives. by P. Doyle

Publisher: Warwick Business School, Marketing Strategy and Development Unit in Coventry

Written in English
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ContributionsUniversity of Warwick. School of Industrial & Business Studies.
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