Workforce and skills

McLaren Automotive: Driven to win

McLaren Automotive posts successive sales record 2015
Supercar manufacturer, McLaren Automotive took home the top prize for Manufacturing in Action at last year's The Manufacturer MX Awards, organised and hosted by The Manufacturer. Peter Osborne lifts the bonnet to find out what drove the company to enter.

How will the Fourth Industrial Revolution impact your workforce?

Fourth Industrial Revolution Technology Manufacturing People - Stock Image
The debate about the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution tends be framed around issues such as product design, production lines and supply chains. However, it is vital also to consider its impact on the workforce, both in terms of how the allocation of labour will change and in how flexible our national skills base is going to be in responding to the challenge.