Little, David A.
September 2006
Management Quarterly;Fall2006, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p24
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the shortage and growing demand for talented and skillful workers in the electric utility industry. It discusses the changes in the hiring practices of utilities. It outlines the reasons for losing talented prospects. It also tackles several ways to attract and retain great people.


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