TITLE

NEWS IN 60 SECONDS

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
People Management;8/9/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs concerning personnel management in Great Britain as of August 9, 2007. The number of people who lost their lives in workplace accidents increased. Prime Minister Gordon Brown is reported to be drawing up plans to vary the minimum wage for different regions of the country. The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development suggested that businesses should be put under more pressure to show investors the people factors that drive key performance indicators.
ACCESSION #
26324859

 

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