TITLE

Students get a taste for working life

AUTHOR(S)
Whitehead, Mark
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
People Management;01/28/99, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that students in Great Britain are now a permanent section of the workforce. Change of attitude from educational and student union leaders; Number of students who undertake paid work during term time; Skills that students can gain in the workplace.
ACCESSION #
1776604

 

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