Upskill public sector to get through lean times

Brockett, James
December 2008
People Management;12/11/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 25, p11
This article reports on a statement issued by Tom Watson, Cabinet Office minister of Great Britain, regarding the importance of improved skills of the public sector workforce to the country's economy. According to Watson, improving the skills of the public sector workforce will be critical to helping the country through the recession and preparing it for recovery. But Watson warned that implementing the skills agenda was not going to be easy.


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