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Learning to learn: the future-proof skill

This report from KPMG, the All-Party Parliamentary Group on AI and the Big Innovation Centre serves as a guide for those looking to adapt to the future of work and takes a look at the skills needed to carry out the jobs of the future.

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Helping the UK thrive

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Helping the UK thrive

CBI/Pearson look at the growing skills gap in the context of Brexit and increasing technological change. 

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Jobs of the future

This report from the Social Market Foundation and EDF Energy explores the number of jobs that are expected to open between 2016 and 2023. It looks at where they are expected to be created and the contribution of science, research, engineering and technology to this number. 

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Future of work

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Future of work

This conference from Chatham House will explore technological trends and how they are reshaping the future of work, forecasting key areas of job disruption and evaluating ways in which policy and business leaders can adapt regulatory and economic frameworks in response. 

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Overlooked and left behind: improving the transition from school to work for the majority of young people

This report from the Select Committee on Social Mobility finds that 53% of young people do not follow the ‘traditional’ academic route into work. It explores the reasons behind this and makes recommendations to Government. 

 

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Building skills for all: a review of England

An estimated 9 million adults of working age in England have low basic skills.  This report from the OECD explores the findings of England's overall performance in the Survey of Adult Skills and proposes policy solutions. 

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Amplifying human potential

This report from Infosys examines the career and education realities of young people across nine major economies, in particular the challenges and opportunities facing younger working professionals. 

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Education and training: lessons from Denmark

Flexicurity is a way of ensuring a high level of security for workers while retaining economic growth. This paper from the Future of Work Commission in New Zealand focuses on the education and training component and the experience of that in Denmark.

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Opportunities and outcomes in education and work: Gender effects

An exploration of latest data and evidence on women’s current position in terms of experience in, and outcomes from education, and the world of work in the UK.

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Inspiring growth: CBI/Pearson education and skills survey 2015

The UK economy is recovering from the financial crisis and employment is on the rise as more highly skilled jobs are created and in need of filling. Productivity however, still remains a problem and young people's workplace skills aren't up to scratch. This survey from the CBI and Pearson explores how the UK can strengthen its education and skills systems in order to meet future demand.

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