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auf Leihpersonal zurückgreifen

English translation: to employ/hire temporary staff/subcontractors

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German term or phrase:auf Leihpersonal zurückgreifen
English translation:to employ/hire temporary staff/subcontractors
Entered by: Steffen Walter
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19:39 Mar 13, 2007
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Human Resources / Year End Fiscal Report
German term or phrase: auf Leihpersonal zurückgreifen
Die positiven Ergebnisse der vergangenen beiden Geschäftsjahren sind zu einem bedeutenden Teil der Strategie der raumfahrtunternehmen zu verdanken, in Nicht-Kernbereichen auf eigenes Personal zu verzichten und statt dessen auf qualifiziertes Leihpersonal zurück zu greifen.
Carmen Cross
United States
Local time: 21:23
employ/(call on) (temporary workers)/subcontractors
Explanation:
".....to dispense with (permanent) staff in non-core business functions, employing/(calling on) qualified (temporary workers)/subcontractors when required."
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Tim Jenkins
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:23
Grading comment
Danke!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2employ/(call on) (temporary workers)/subcontractors
Tim Jenkins


  

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58 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Leihpersonal zurück zu greifen
employ/(call on) (temporary workers)/subcontractors


Explanation:
".....to dispense with (permanent) staff in non-core business functions, employing/(calling on) qualified (temporary workers)/subcontractors when required."


Tim Jenkins
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:23
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Danke!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kim Metzger: Yeah, no need to translate zurückgreifen literally - resort to, etc.
10 mins
  -> thanks Kim

agree  Annette Scheulen: "Temporary workers" through a temping agency, cf. http://www.scavenger.net/product.php?productid=1980&cat=0&pa...
11 mins
  -> thanks Annette
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Mar 14, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedLeihpersonal zurück zu greifen » auf Leihpersonal zurückgreifen
Field (specific)Finance (general) » Human Resources


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