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1993 Managing Change Optimas Award ProfileBRPhiladelphia Electric Co

April 1, 1993
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When one of Philadelphia Electric's nuclear power plants was shut down, the crisis prompted an overhaul of its management selection and training. The changes helped the company set records for the most days of continuous operation.
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1992 Managing Change Optimas Award ProfileBRUS West Inc

April 1, 1992
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Efforts to manage its changing workforce—which began in the mid-1970s—have paid off for US West. The key has been to look at diversity as a philosophy, not a program.
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1991 Competitive Advantage Optimas Award ProfileBRSleep Inn

August 1, 1991
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In anticipation of expected labor shortages and declining productivity in the service industry, HR engineers helped design a hotel that requires minimal staffing level.
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