Games of skill

Phillips, Lucy
May 2007
People Management;5/31/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p24
The article looks at how the organisers of the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England can benefit from the huge workforce needed to plan and dismantle Olympic facilities. Almost 50,000 jobs and 70,000 volunteering positions are anticipated by organisers to be created directly by the games. Workforce planning has already been launched at the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games, which will recruit the 27,000 employees involved in staging the games. INSETS: OLYMPICS INITIATIVES;CONSTRUCT A BRIGHTER FUTURE.


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