April 2011
People Management;Apr2011, p12
This section offers news briefs about employee learning and development (L&D) in Great Britain, including a survey showing that the public sector is more likely to have cut external L&D provision in 2010 than the private sector, a report showing that a lack of careers information could be the cause of why many graduates with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) qualifications choose jobs in other sectors, and the British government's launch of a skills fund called the Growth and Innovation Fund.


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