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Kitchen talent: training and retaining the chefs of the future [2019] External document

Examines the skills gaps for kitchen chefs in London and presents proposals to cultivate local talent to address skills needs. Outlines the context for the study, highlighting the economic importance ...

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“You say you’re inclusive…but would you welcome me into your team?” (Transgender people), IN People Management, Oct 2019, pp26-29, 31-32 [2019]

Reports on the workplace experiences of transgender people who have transitioned, noting that human resource professionals are not only less likely to understand or feel comfortable around them, but c...

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Plugging the productivity perforation (productivity and skills), IN Holyrood, (Skills and Apprenticeships, Feb 2019 supplement), pp20-21 [2019]

Looks at the relationship between productivity and education in Scotland. Reflects on the comparatively low levels of productivity in Scotland and how this can be addressed. Suggests that there is a r...

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Four paths to our future workforce (recruitment of younger people to local government), IN MJ, 14 Mar 2019, pp18-19 [2019]

Discusses the problem of recruiting younger people to work in local government. Suggests that if this is not addressed the sector may become a set of aging organisations, unable to command public supp...

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Pick up the pace: the slowdown in educational attainment and its widespread effects [2019] External document

Discusses the state of educational attainment in the UK in the context of Brexit and the potential consequences of a reduction in migration from the EU to the UK. Looks at the rapid growth in educatio...

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Sorry, we’re closed: understanding the impact of retail’s decline on people and places [2019] External document

Examines the decline of the retail sector in Britain focusing on the people and places affected. Draws on quantitative analysis and focus groups carried out with current and former retail workers. Dis...

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The Alison Rose review of female entrepreneurship [2019] Full document External document

Looks at how to tap the unrealised economic potential of female entrepreneurs and make the UK one of the best countries in the world for women to start and grow a new business. Uses intensive data ana...

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Industry insights: labour market intelligence - UK 2019-2023 (Construction Skills Network forecast report) [2019] External document

Considers labour market issues and prospects relating to the construction sector in the UK over the 2019-2023 period. Outlines the sectoral structure of the construction industry in 2018 and likely an...

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The future of work: the impact of automation technologies for job quality in Northern Ireland [2019] External document

Examines the impact of the introduction of automation technologies on the quality of employment in Northern Ireland. Outlines the context for the study, indicating that there has been little focus on ...

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No deal Brexit: economic implications for Scotland [2019] Full document External document

Analyses the potential impact that a no deal Brexit could have on the Scottish economy. Examines possible outcomes based on two scenarios: 1 - a short, sharp, supply disruption lasting a number of mon...

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