Skills shortage

Economic growth will slow next year as business investment stutters, exports weaken further and skills shortages [...]

11 December 2015
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A growing skills shortage is causing London’s largest building contractors to turn down one in every two bidding [...]

6 December 2015
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As the New Year approaches, many people take a more contemplative view to their work (and life) and evaluate what [...]

3 December 2015
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One in three small construction firms is not taking on apprentices because of the bureaucracy involved, according [...]

30 November 2015
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Real apprenticeships provide skills which workers can take to other employers and obtain a wage higher than they [...]

30 November 2015
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The UK’s skills gap is old news. But did you know that our lack of “soft” skills is costing us dearly too? [...]

27 November 2015
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George Osborne today announced an apprenticeship levy, to help fund employer apprenticeship schemes and "invest [...]

25 November 2015
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The government cannot just rely on Chinese investment for UK infrastructure projects. [...]

23 November 2015
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Recruitment is now a £31.5bn industry, up 9.7 per cent compared to last year. [...]

19 November 2015
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18 November 2015
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More than three-quarters (77 per cent) of finance directors are worried that their business will struggle with [...]

16 November 2015
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The UK's small businesses are concerned that skills shortages could dent an otherwise bright outlook for their [...]

16 November 2015
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Young people are sometimes accused of being lazy, lacking concentration and exhibiting an overwhelming lust for [...]

13 November 2015
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Good education has the ability to define the success of our country. This may seem like a bold statement but, [...]

11 November 2015
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"Drastic Dave" Lewis has called on the government to pay more attention to the retail industry when adopting new [...]

9 November 2015
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