According to Vergara (2005, P. 47), the research descriptive displays characteristic of definitive population or of determined phenomenon. It can establish correlations between 0 variable and also define its nature. It does not have commitment to explain the phenomena that it describes, even so these serve of base for such explanation. How much to the used ways of inquiry, the research is bilbiogrfica and of field. Typically, the field study it focuses a community, that is not necessarily geographic, since it can be a community of work, study, leisure or directed toward any another activity human being.
In the field study, the researcher carries through most of the work personally, therefore a direct experience with the study situation is emphasized the importance of the researcher to have had he himself (GIL, 2007, P. 53). How much to the studied companies, these are part of the Polar region Moveleiro de Ub – MG, that started with small marcenarias that had had the initiative to manufacture furniture to supply the necessities of the home. In accordance with the INTERSIND – Union Intermunicipal of the Industries of Marcenaria de Ub and Region – (2002), the moveleiras industries of the Polar region had had its start have 8 decades more than. The city of Ub, together with others eight neighboring cities (Guiricema, Guidoval, Piraba, River Dove, Rodeiro, Are Geraldo, Tocantins and Visconde of the Rio Branco), form the main moveleiro polar region of Minas Gerais. This is formed, in its majority, for micron and small industries and makes of the sector the main economic activity of the region the most important collector of taxes. About 20 a thousand jobs indirect right-handers and they are generated in approximately 400 companies who are part of the polar region, however the number of companies of the sector, only in the city of Ub, is superior the 500 companies.