The skills maze
- Back to school? // Televisual;Aug2010, p51
The article discusses the findings of a study conducted by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) which revealed the significance of staff training on organizations in Great Britain. It states that the companies which financed training programs for their staff are more likely to...
- A triumph of hope over experience. KEEP, EWART // Adults Learning;Winter2013, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p30
The article discusses the UK Commission for Employment and Skills review of adult vocational qualifications in Great Britain led by Nigel Whitehead and a similar review led by Doug Richard. It argues that employers are less likely to invest in vocational training if the government does not...
- Rise to the challenge. Whiteman, Philip // Works Management;Jul2011, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p33
The article focuses on the challenge for employers to become competitive in order to rebalance the economy and drive growth in Great Britain. It mentions the need of employers to recruit potential employees and develop the skills of workers in the field of engineering, science and manufacturing...
- UKCES welcomes employer. // Basic Skills Bulletin;11/24/2014, Issue 175, p2
The article reports that the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) is focused on reviewing the qualifications for maths and English in Great Britain.
- Multi-generational workers to become the norm. // FM World;3/13/2014, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p06
The article discusses the report "Future of Work," published by the Commission for Employment and Skills of Great Britain, which suggested that multi-generational working is set to become the norm as people delay retiring until their 70s or even 80s.
- IMI training gets backing. // Motor Trader;Aug2013, Issue 5341, p08
The article reports that the UK Commission for Employment & Skills (UKCES) has allocated 100,000 British pounds to fund an Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) management training programme for car dealers.
- Let's hear it for the ladies. // People Management;Oct2014, p6
The article discusses a research issued by the industry-led organization UK Commission for Employment and Skills which showed that women are anticipated to grab two thirds of all highly skilled jobs in Great Britain in the next six years from 2014.
- Thousands are not good enough to do job. Tindall, Chris // Commercial Motor;10/16/2014, Vol. 222 Issue 5608, p10
The article focuses on a finding from a report by the British Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) on the tendency for over 67,000 employees working in the logistics field to lack proficiency in their jobs.
- WALES LEADS THE WAY. // Manager: British Journal of Administrative Management;2015 1st Quarter, p7
The article presents a report released by Great Britain's Commission for Employment and Skills which reveals the role of employers in Wales, England to support professional development of hardworking employees along with views of the Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James on it.