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Nike in Vietnam one of the most influential international businesses in Vietnam 3% of Vietnam's total exports (2004) employs over 130 000 because of the amount of people employed, labor management is of the utmost importance Employee Persona 70% of workers live with their family; 20% live in a rented room Vietnamese workers prefer to commute from home 88% of workers are female How has Nike taken this into account? Factories have been built factories in highly-populated areas this helps to eliminate long commutes for workers Nike hopes to be looked at as a friend who can help spur economic development in Vietnam Do workers like their workplace? Over 70% of workers agree that Nike is a good place to work Worker-management relations have improved to impressive numbers 35.1% of workers have a good relationship with their managers 46.3% describe their relationship as neutral 64.7% have a good relationship with their supervisor Interestingly, most Vietnamese enjoy working at Nike factories The Wage Issue Nike has been the center of much controversy in Vietnam for its extremely low wages
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