Firing off… Helping the long-term unemployed

Miller, Steve; Taylor, Ros; Causon, Jo
March 2008
Personnel Today;3/11/2008, p34
Trade Publication
The article discusses how the British government and organizations are exploring job opportunities for long-term unemployed. The British government claims that long-term unemployed are the untapped resource. Jobcentre Plus' local employment partnerships (LEPs) offer education and training, work trials and guaranteed job interviews to people who may find the process of getting a job intimidating and demoralizing.


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