TITLE

HR holds key to NVQ success

AUTHOR(S)
Welch, Jilly
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
People Management;9/26/1996, Vol. 2 Issue 19, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the need of acquiring practical competencies among human resources (HR) staff to understand views and difficulties with vocational qualifications. Commitment to equal parity between educational and vocational routes; Effectiveness of word of mouth in marketing national vocational qualifications (NVQ) in Britain; How personnel staff are powerfully placed to promote NVQs to other employees.
ACCESSION #
9711050678

 

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