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Lincoln Electric competes with 19th century values intact
Canadian author examines no layoff policy
by WKSU's JEFF ST. CLAIR


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A prominent Cleveland company, founded 115 years ago, is famous for retaining its 19th century values. Lincoln Electric, one of the world leaders in welding technology, operates by the Golden Rule - promising workers permanent employment and a generous share of the profits regardless of economic upheavals. Canadian journalist Frank Koller examines Lincoln Electric's Guaranteed Employment Program in his new book Spark - How Old Fashioned Values Drive a Twenty First Century Corporation.
WKSU's Jeff St.Clair talks with author Frank Koller

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Frank Koller at the Hudson Library Entreprenuership Series

Monday, March 22 at 7pm in Hudson, OH.  

http://www.hudsonlibrary.org/EventsWinter2010FrankKoller.html

 

& the Cuyahoga Valley Chamber of Commerce  

Tues., March 23rd

Holiday Inn on Rockside Rd. in Independence Ohio

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Sponsored by Cuyahoga Valley Chamber of Commerce 

Book sale & signing will follow the talk.

to register: 216-573-2707

www.cuyahogavalleychamber.org

 

 

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