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Allen is in the marketing department of a midsized firm that develops and sells communications systems. He is proud of the human resource area in the company that provides the firm with excellent employees. Allen himself really enjoys his work, but he knows the work of HR helps create an operational advantage for the firm because of all the following except

A. customers appreciate the kind of service that knowledgeable employees provide. B. employees play a major role in the success of the firm. C. it is easier to communicate with and inspire the customer if the employees believe in what the firm is doing. D. building customer loyalty depends on a committed workforce. E. the company provides products with a high perceived value. Excellence in human resource management is one aspect of operational excellence, for all of the reasons listed except the company provides products with a high perceived value. This relates to product excellence, not operational excellence.

AACSB: Teamwork Accessibility: Keyboard Navigation Blooms: Apply Difficulty: 3 Hard Learning Objective: 02-01 Define a marketing strategy. Topic: Developing a Sustainable Competitive Advantage

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