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Read the story from BBC News (see link below). Then do the activities.

Exercise

a) How many job hunters have been interviewed for this survey?

b) What did 43% of the people interviewed say?

c) Were there differences between younger and older job seekers? If so, which differences?

d) Find out what the following people think:

  • Shaun Evans
  • Helen
  • Martin
  • Matt
  • Ian G.
  • Simon
  • Stuart Bird
  • Angela
  • Mark
  • Dean Portsmouth

e) Who do you agree with?

 

Links

Job seekers 'want morals not money' (BBC News)

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/3102046.stm