Skills gap now `critical' say bosses

March 1998
Manager: British Journal of Administrative Management;Mar/Apr98, Issue 9, p5
Academic Journal
Highlights the results of a survey of corporate employment strategies and trends in Great Britain from the Institute of Management and Manpower. Business leaders' concern about skills shortage; Difficulty of recruiting people with the right leadership skills; Top three business priorities for 1998.


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