August 2011
People Management;Aug2011, p10
The article offers news briefs in the human resources (HR) industry, including the move by Rolls-Royce, Siemens and Nissan to enlist in an online service that offers skilled workers in the defence sector to retrain in manufacturing, the report by the Association of Graduate Recruiters that university graduates face tough competition in the job market, and the national paid internship initiative launched by the Irish government to allow unemployed individuals in touch with the workplace.


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