TITLE

FRONT-LINE MANAGER

AUTHOR(S)
Smedley, Tim
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
People Management;7/1/2010, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the roles of Major Robbie Whitfield as commanding officer of the Labour Support Unit (LSU) worldwide for the British Army. He explains that the selection, training and deployment of teams are his responsibilities. It mentions the experience of Whitfield in Iraq wherein he was able to reduce troop numbers because of political pressure. Whitfield mentions the different recruitment steps including the initial meeting, checking the language basics, and assessment of the interviews. INSET: The Labour Support Unit: High-intensity HR.
ACCESSION #
52367713

 

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