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These times are spawning a new kind of company--firms that tryto respect their employees more than companies of the past, totreat them better, to share a brighter vision with them. You seethese companies in the news, with their innovative on-site day-carecenters, their profit-sharing plans and their commitment toopenness. These companies play an active role in their communities,both with their employees and beyond.

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