employees http://wkar.org en Employee “Sweethearting” Costing Business Billions http://wkar.org/post/employee-%E2%80%9Csweethearting%E2%80%9D-costing-business-billions <p>A surprising number of employees are giving away the store, according to new research from Michigan State University.&nbsp; The study shows that nearly 70 per cent of workers admit to &ldquo;sweethearting&rdquo;.&nbsp; That&rsquo;s the practice of giving free goods and services to customers.&nbsp; The cost to businesses is $80 billion a year. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 03:30:00 +0000 Gretchen Millich 12519 at http://wkar.org Employee “Sweethearting” Costing Business Billions