August 2008
People Management;8/7/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 16, p11
This section offers news briefs on the field of people management across the globe as of August 2008. The French government has pushed through reforms that will abolish the country's traditional 35-hour week. A study found that nine out of 10 senior business managers across Europe are more likely to choose a supplier who makes its customer service functions available all the time. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed a draft executive order to pay state employees the federal minimum wage.


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