July 2009
People Management;7/30/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p7
This section offers news briefs related to human resources management in Great Britain. A National Audit Office (NAO) report indicates that the Train to Gain training scheme has failed to provide value for money for employers. Charles Cotton of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) recommends scrapping the final salary pension scheme for Members of Parliament (MP) and implementing a flexible benefits plan instead. Diageo leaders are seriously considering pleas by the Scottish government to prevent redundancy for 900 workers.


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