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A sixth of office workers think their colleagues do not have the literacy or numeracy skills to do their job

Almost one in three (29%) UK office workers believe their current employer does not provide them with sufficient opportunities to improve their literacy and numeracy skills, a newly-released report from Oxford Open Learning Trust shows. The new Literacy and Numeracy Survey 2014 white paper from the distance learning company provides insights into the barriers and…

Urgent action needed to meet creative industries skills demand

The UK creative industries sector has huge growth potential and will be a key driver of economic recovery, but risks being held back by a lack of relevant skills, the CBI has published. A new report from the UK’s leading business group says that the creative industries sector is expected to employ 1.3 million people…