In a Guardian opinion piece titled ‘What the great degree rip-off means for graduates: low pay and high debt’, Adita Chakrabortty highlights a CIPD report by Prof. Ken Mayhew and Dr. Craig Holmes on the overqualifications and skills mismatch in the graduate labour market. The CIPD report by them can be found here.
In this short paper, the complexity of progression pathways in the development of workforce development within organizations is developed. The paper can be found here.
Against a background of falling employer investment in education and training the Government has supported the growth of independent training providers (ITPs) in the hope that this will drive up employer engagement in formal vocational education and training (VET) schemes. The case for doing so is, on the face of it, persuasive but when account […]