Learning from the past?

Smedley, Tim
July 2008
People Management;7/24/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 15, p18
The article reports on the apprenticeship development policy of Great Britain and the challenges to its implementation. The discussion encompasses the negative attitude of the business sector toward long-term investment in training, financial obstacles to apprenticeship and strategies of the national apprenticeship policy. The population of apprentices in various industrial sectors is examined to shed light on the state of training and development inertia of British employers.


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