Personnel Management – Case – ENRICHING JOBS AT STANDARD DECOY


Standard Decoy in Witchell, has been making traditional wooden hunting decoys since 1927.  Cyrus Witchell began the business by carving a couple of ducks a day by hand.  Demand and competition have long since driven the company to use modern machinery and assembly-line techniques, and they now turn out two hundred ducks daily even on the slowest days.


Human Resource Management – Case – Enterprise Builds On People –

CASE: I   Enterprise Builds On People 

When most people think of car-rental firms, the names of Hertz and Avis usually come to mind. But in the last few years, Enterprise Rent-A-Car has overtaken both of these industry giants, and today it stands as both the largest and the most profitable business in the car-rental industry. In 2001, for instance, the firm had sales in excess of $6.3 billion and employed over 50,000 people.