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Beauty Therapy Apprenticeship

by Shane Chowen • on 24 Apr 2015

The time is right for an Apprentice Charter

Continuing our series of blogs discussing the ten policies we would like the next Government to introduce in its first 100 days, Shane Chowen makes a powerful case for an Apprentice Charter.

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by Stephen Evans • on 24 Apr 2015

Boosting careers will boost growth

Stephen Evans explores how the low-pay trap is impacting on economic growth and why a new Career Advancement Service is an urgent priority for the next Government.

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by David Hughes • on 23 Apr 2015

Are the storm clouds really rising?

David Hughes discusses the ‘perfect storm’ facing employment, learning and skills and what the next Government must do to help the skills system change for the better.

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