Skills are key in delivering economic performance and social mobility, but in the UK there’s a focus on the supply of skills rather than the skills that employers need. Here you’ll find resources on the UK’s skills policies and strategies such as the recently announced ‘T’ levels, graduates in the workplace, the skills mismatch that currently exists and employer ownership of skills development.

CIPD viewpoint

CIPD Viewpoints

Essential skills

Explore the CIPD’s point of view on essential skills, including actions for Government and recommendations for employers

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CIPD Viewpoints

Technical education

Explore the CIPD’s point of view on technical education and T Levels, including actions for Government and recommendations for employers

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