TITLE

PERFORMANCE & REWARD

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
People Management;Aug2011, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs on the human resources (HR) industry in Great Britain. House of Commons leader Sir George Young stated that the responsibility in setting the terms of the pensions of the Members of Parliament (MP) will be transferred to the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA). Staff at Sports Direct will receive bonuses as the retailer's tow-year goals are achieved. British employers have paid 13.4 billion pounds in redundancy pay in 2008-2010.
ACCESSION #
64408142

 

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