TITLE

RECRUITERS CALL FOR TEAM SPIRIT

AUTHOR(S)
Brockett, James
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
People Management;11/27/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the minister for work and pensions, Tony McNulty, met Kevin Green, chief executive of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), at a round-table event held by Jobcentre Plus and the REC, to sign a memorandum of understanding to combat unemployment in Great Britain. Green suggested that more could be done to promote temporary work to bridge the gap between unemployment and a permanent job.
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35766863

 

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