The ability to successfully develop and manage a move to cloud-based infrastructure, and adequate cyber security competencies are the two digital skills that senior business figures believe their organisation most lacks.
Each month, The Manufacturer explores a section of the latest Annual Manufacturing Report, which gauges the mood of leadership teams on issues such as Growth & Exports, Government Policy & Industrial Strategy, and Finance & Investment. This month, we look at Skills & Training.
Skills training in England* is in crisis, from apprenticeships through to adult learning. At every level, quality and quantity are deteriorating and the chances of pulling out of the nosedive we’re in are bleak.
EngineeringUK is on the lookout for early-stage engineers, technicians or apprentices who are interested in sharing their career stories and the route that got them started to help inspire more young people to consider a role in industry.