TITLE

notepad

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
People Management;4/8/2010, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to people management in Great Britain. The space industry is set to allocate 100,00 jobs in the next 20 years. A report from expenses management firm GlobalExpense highlights bizarre claims filed from the previous year including fluffy pink handcuffs, inflatable sheep, and pig organs. The Department of Health announces its goal to save 555 million British pounds by reducing sickness absence.
ACCESSION #
49844698

 

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