September 2007
People Management;9/6/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 18, p102
The article deals with the indicators of people management in Great Britain. The unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in the three months to June 2007, down 0.2 of a percentage point on the quarter and down 0.1 of a percentage point over the year. Average earnings excluding bonus payments increased by 3.4 percent in the year to June. More than 27,000 jobs were created across the country's industries in July, a 7 percent decrease compared with July 2006. Employees' salaries are the only aspect of employees' jobs they are more satisfied with than last year.


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