December 2008
People Management;12/11/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 25, p11
This section offers news briefs on the field of personnel management in Great Britain as of December 11, 2008. The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is calling for an increase in the national minimum wage. Conservative leader David Cameron has suggested his party would reform public-sector pensions. Asda Stores people director David James said the company has reaped the benefits of consumers turning away from so-called premium brands during the economic downturn.


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