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Economy: Empl. / Entry-Level Job Placement #560433

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 27, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) National Association of Realtors quoted with regard to sale of homes last mo. in US. Report introduced.

(DC: Irving R. Levine) Difficulty of finding empls. qualified to handle incr. technology developments in entry-level positions reported Federal Express driver Cliff Hawkins featured; scenes shown of him using computer. [Labor economy Peter CAPPELLI - comments on higher intellectual demands placed upon entry-level workers.] [Bellsouth chairperson John CLENDENIN - says problem is serious.] High rate of high school dropouts noted compounding problem. [Furniture Training Institution spokesperson Alfred MILLER - comments on situation.]

Reporter(s):
Chung, Connie;
Levine, Irving R.
Duration:
00:02:30

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