TITLE

Firms plan to hire more HR staff despite UK job cuts

AUTHOR(S)
Phillips, Lucy
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
People Management;2/21/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses an increase in the demand for human resources (HR) staff in Great Britain. According to the latest CIPD/KPMG Labour Market Outlook survey, nearly 40 percent of employers planned to cut staff over the next three months, a sharp increase on the 17 percent predicted last quarter. However, there was also a rise in the number of firms planning to hire HR staff, with 21 percent of the 1,553 employers surveyed saying this was their intention, up from 15 per cent.
ACCESSION #
31523292

 

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