30 results for 'Published=16/07/2017 - 31/07/2017'

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13 down, 8,987 to go… (gender pay reporting), IN People Management, Jul 2017, pp8-9 [2017]

Discusses the new gender pay reporting regulations due to take effect from April 2018. Explains that companies will have to release data on median and mean pay gaps, the proportion of men and women i...

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Growing public pessimism on social mobility, IN 14-19 Learning and Skills Bulletin, No 235 19 Jul 2017, p8 [2017]

Looks at concerns over social mobility in the UK reported in two recent studies. Summarises the findings of research presented in the Oxera report for the Sutton Trust on social mobility. Finds that ...

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Work Local, time to make devolution work, IN Basic and Workplace Skills Bulletin, No 271 17 Jul 2017, p4 [2017]

Describes the support from the Learning and Work Institute for Work Local, a new project set up by the Local Government Association (LGA), and calls for a new approach to how learning and skills are o...

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Landsec scheme helps build new future for prisoners, IN EG, No 1728 15 Jul 2017, pp30-31 [2017]

Describes a training initiative for prisoners introduced by Landsec in partnership with Bounce Back, a charity that trains prisoners to get them back into work. Explains that the scaffolding course a...

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Aspects of non-standard employment in Europe [2017] Full document External document

Investigates recent developments in non-standard employment in the European Union. Looks at recent trends in the main categories of non-standard work: temporary contracts; temporary agency work; worki...

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Building on Brexit: how leaving the EU must drive modernisation and training in the built environment [2017] Full document External document

Presents the findings of an inquiry carried out to investigate the challenges facing the construction industry following Brexit, and offers suggestions on how government and the industry should work t...

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Evidence from the Lifetime Learning in the Digital Age Summit (Future of Skills & Lifelong Learning workshop report) [2017] Full document External document

Reports on the lifetime learning in the digital age summit which aimed to advance understanding of future digital skills in the UK and generate ideas with attendees. Looks at current digital skills re...

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The state of social mobility in the UK [2017] External document

Examines social mobility in the UK drawing on previous intergenerational research. Explains that social mobility provides better opportunities for each generation and makes access to opportunities fai...

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Commission on inequality in education [2017] Full document External document

Examines the evidence on inequality in education across time, drawing on new analysis and consultation with stakeholders. Explores inequalities in educational attainment at age 11 and age 16, focusin...

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Good work: the Taylor review of modern working practices [2017] Full document External document

Examines the implications of new forms of working practice for worker rights and responsibilities and employer freedoms and obligations. Describes the approach to the review, outlining seven principle...

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