Was Zahra pushed?

 

IRP_1975blurIt’s the biggest story of the week, and Inside Retail PREMIUM has it covered – was Paul Zahra pushed from his role of CEO at David Jones?

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  1. stuart bennie posted on October 25, 2013

    Of course he was pushed. He was banking a few mill a year. Why would he walk? "For personal reasons" !!!!! But read my article if you are interested. Maybe the 'Peter Principle' applies here. ie. "Employees tend to rise to their level of incompetence" Stuart Bennie stuart@impactretailing.com.au

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