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ERIC Number: EJ571409
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0309-0590
How US Steel Companies Are Addressing the Skill Shortages that They Meet.
Haddadj, Slimane; Besson, Dominique
Journal of European Industrial Training, v22 n7 p301-08 1998
A survey of 350 U.S. steel companies found the use of three approaches to skill shortages: contingent action (recruiting nontraditional or nonlocal workers, incentives for referrals); passive action (recruiting through job fairs, private industry councils, government agencies); or active action (retraining, restructuring jobs, raising entry-level salaries). Only a minority use the active approach. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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