Scotland holds onto its jobs

Churchard, Claire
August 2009
People Management;8/27/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p8
The article presents an update on employment rate in Scotland. A senior Scottish government minister said a cross-sector approach to keeping people in work has helped the country to maintain a lower unemployment rate than England. According to Jim Mather, minister for enterprise, energy and tourism, their initiative, called the National Conversation, is at the center of the economic recovery. He adds that through the initiative, they bring people in different sectors together to work collaboratively.


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