Pension firms told to improve staf training

Littlefield, David
June 1995
People Management;06/29/95, Vol. 1 Issue 13, p12
Reports that Personal Investment Authority (PIA) issued tough guidelines on training of staff in pension firm. Purpose of the guidelines; Comments of pension firm manager on the guidelines; Eight knowledge and skill requirements for supervisor training.


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