Case | HBS Case Collection | March 1981 (Revised April 1983)

Sedalia Engine Plant (B)

by Michael Beer

Abstract

After one year as new plant manager at a highly participatory management style plant, Denny Goble assesses his handling of various problems.

Keywords: Factories, Labs, and Plants; Employee Relationship Management; Management Style; Problems and Challenges; Labor and Management Relations; Technology Industry;

Citation:

Beer, Michael. "Sedalia Engine Plant (B)." Harvard Business School Case 481-149, March 1981. (Revised April 1983.)