TITLE

Starting over

AUTHOR(S)
Weinberg, Neal
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Network World;01/18/99, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the computer industry's recruitment of retrained workers for networking positions in the United States. Increase in the number of retraining programs in the industry; Information Technology Association of America and Microsoft Corp. as proponents of worker retraining; Recruitment of older workers for retraining programs.
ACCESSION #
2665952

 

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