Mind the Employment Gap

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dereth profile“Every day at learndirect we’re helping young people learn new skills and kick start their careers. Easing young people into the world of work and providing them training is crucial to developing the workforce of the future and maintaining the UK’s competitive advantage.

Given the current tough economic circumstances, there are hundreds of thousands of unemployed young people. We’re supporting The Economist Intelligence Unit on a series of articles looking at this issue and considering the impact of youth unemployment on the long-term growth and competitiveness of the British economy. Take a look at the first article and let us know your thoughts.”

Dereth Wood, Director of Learning Strategy and Policy

Read the article here.