November 2008
People Management;11/27/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p11
This section offers online news briefs related to people management in Great Britain. Restaurants and other service industry employers will be banned from using tips towards paying the notional minimum wage, under new government proposals. The Confederation of British Industry warned that unemployment could peak at almost three million by 2010. The BBC's director of people, Stephen Kelly, is to leave the corporation to take up the role of group HR director at Logica.


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