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Daventry

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The Week's Good Cause
An Appeal on behalf of THE BRITISH EXECUTIVE EMPLOYMENT SOCIETY, by Sir NOEL CURTIS-BENNETT , K.C.V.O.
In January, 1933, a society was founded for the purpose of helping to rehabilitate in business men who have lost executive positions in commerce and industry owing to trade depression. This society has developed into the British Executive Employment Society with a membership of, roughly, 1,600, consisting of trained and experienced men from all branches of business and the technical professions. The qualifications of each member are very carefully classified so that the right men can be found immediately for vacancies which the Society is asked to fill by employers needing trained men. It has been assisted by generous donations from the directorates of large business firms and institutions.
It is hoped that the Society will grow in time to be a national body representative of the administrative type of business man. This cannot be achieved, however, without the direct help and interest of men of this class who have never known what unemployment means, and of firms who may find it necessary to utilise the Society as a means of replenishing their depleted staffs as industry recovers. Employed executives can help by becoming Associate Members, and firms by becoming annual subscribers. In fact, any donations, however small, will be welcomed.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]

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Unknown: Sir Noel Curtis-Bennett
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