February 2009
People Management;2/12/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p9
This section offers news briefs related to personnel management in Great Britain. A research by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) found that companies are focusing on retraining their talented employees in spite of the recession. According to David MacLeod, the lead for a government review into employee engagement, human resource professionals must help line managers to get workers engaged in their jobs. Charity Oxford Committee for Famine Relief (Oxfam) eliminated 10 per cent of its workforce.


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