Henderson, Jacqui
October 2007
People Management;10/4/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p7
The author stresses on the importance of skills in hiring employees. She says that she supports the greater focus on the success achieved by individual employees and employers that have invested in skills. She also reports that the National Skills Forum found that practical case studies were a key resource to spread best practice about workforce training. The author stresses that training for employees requires effort and determination, and often comes with risks and costs in terms of time and money, which employers should be more prepared for.


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