November 2010
People Management;11/11/2010, p12
This section offers news briefs related to personnel management as of November 11, 2010, including one on the study by Poolia about the views of job candidates on superstitions, another on the lawsuit filed by a worker at McDonald's in Brazil against the firm for giving him free food during his employment, and another on the inclusion of the words funemployment in the "Collins English Dictionary."


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