EXECUTIVES CONNECT WITH THEIR EMPLOYEES

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Communicating with employees is a key ingredient in keeping a workforce motivated, according to a pair of speakers at the ninth annual Executive Forum here.Jim Donald, president of Starbucks North America and the former chairman and chief executive officer of Pathmark Stores, Carteret, N.J., said keeping associates in the loop and sharing his philosophies with them was part of the

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Communicating with employees is a key ingredient in keeping a workforce motivated, according to a pair of speakers at the ninth annual Executive Forum here.

Jim Donald, president of Starbucks North America and the former chairman and chief executive officer of Pathmark Stores, Carteret, N.J., said keeping associates in the loop and sharing his philosophies with them was part of the reason Pathmark was able to make its way through bankruptcy in the late 1990s. It's an

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