TITLE

RESOURCING & TALENT

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
People Management;May2011, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs about employee recruitment in Great Britain, including British Prime Minister David Cameron's statement that employers should be able to continue recruiting short-term immigrants to fill skill gaps but that fewer of them should be permitted to settle in Great Britain, the government's selection of private companies to deliver reforms to re-hire the unemployed, and the possible loss of British National Health Service (NHS) posts in the proposed reform of the health service.
ACCESSION #
60635980

 

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