April 2011
People Management;Apr2011, p7
This section offers news briefs about human resources (HR) management in Great Britain, including the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development's (CIPD) support for the British government's proposed Work Program, Bank of England Governor Mervyn King's warning of a financial crisis if banks persist in focusing on maximizing profits in the short term, and the magazine's commitment to deliver support needed by HR professionals.


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