WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- Consultants have lots of sophisticated tools to motivate retail employees, but retail leaders know at least one simple, real-world solution: Get rid of employees who are jerks. "It's important to give people mentors, but you don't want a jerk to do the mentoring," said Jeffrey A. Rein, president and chief operating officer of Walgreen Co., Deerfield, Ill. "If you can avoid hiring jerks, your company would be better off. When you see jerks in your ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.