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Call centre investment in Northern Ireland - Gem
News report about an expanding call centre business in Northern Ireland. Gem's has just landed new contracts from Play.com and Channel 4. It currently has 700 employees but, with these new deals, will need additional workers. First broadcast on BBC NI Newsline on 2 October 2006
Use as part of a study into the impact of globalisation and how it has produced winners and losers. Collect job supplements from local papers. Put the pupils into pairs and ask them to list all the vacancies. Then categorise them into primary, secondary and tertiary
activities. Ask students to create a pie chart showing the percentage for each type of industry. Could be used with Clip #7844.
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