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September 2008
Personnel Today;9/23/2008, p46
Trade Publication
The article presents the results of two questions related to public opinion surveys. One question asks people if their organisation is preparing for industrial action, to which 81% of the respondents reply in the negative. Another question asks if the Trade Union Congress (TUC) name is out-dated, to which 56% reply in the affirmative.


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