Firms may pay penalty for issuing World Cup red card

Walsh, Jennie; Merrick, Neil
June 1998
People Management;6/25/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 13, p19
Looks at the call from British Prime Minister Tony Blair for strong action by firms whose employees were found guilty of football hooliganism at the 1998 World Cup. Disciplinary approach that should be taken by employers; Finding of an Institute of Personnel and Development (IPD) survey on employees' holiday requests for the World Cup; Companies that are adopting hard-line tactics.


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