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Publisher: CENGAGE L

ISBN: 9781305881884

Chapter 1, Problem 17SE

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A manager of a large corporation recommends a $10,000 raise be given to keep a valued subordinate from moving to another company. What internal and external sources of data might be used to decide whether such a salary increase is appropriate?

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Find the internal and external sources of the data that would be useful to decide whether the salary increment is appropriate.

The given information is that the manager of a large corporation provides $10,000 extra to keep the valuable subordinates from moving to another company.

The salary details of the employees can be obtained from the human resource department, which are internal sources...

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