Introduction

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In order to complete this section I shall present a simple example. This is loosely based on one described in [1], currently one of the very few books written on JavaSpaces technology.

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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • list the skills and knowledge needed to conduct full and fair recruitment and selection

  • undertake full and fair recruitment and selection systematically.


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