TITLE

National Trust secondments are a win-win for all

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
People Management;11/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the advantage of endorsements with the British National Trust to businesses and their staff. The charity has worked with businesses to arrange placements of around three months at a time, typically organising a specific event or managing a project. Secondees from the BBC, for example, were involved in managing strategy for the trust's fortieth anniversary celebrations. John Lewis's secondments are paid for through the Golden Jubilee Trust, its charitable arm.
ACCESSION #
27774830

 

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