Pool Position

Grethe, Colin
November 1998
People Management;11/26/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 23, p46
Discusses the creation of a pool of stand-by employees by the North East Wales Institute of Higher Education (Newi), when zero-hours contracts and employment agencies proved unsatisfactory. Details on how Newi had met additional administrative demands by using local employment agencies; Critical elements in managing the pool; Difference between our scheme and the zero-hours system.


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