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Exam results are in – and now, your country needs you!
A huge 'well done' to students across the UK, whatever route you have chosen next!
Amazon, Apple and future tech careers!
Technological change is driving wider change and it is our responsibility to upskill young people to respond to that change.
West Midlands has a plan for skills – and we can help deliver it!
The West Midlands, fastest growing economy outside of London, publishes Regional Skills Plan.
The results are in: Skills competitions give young people their Competitive Edge!
Exciting new research demonstrates how skills competitions are making a big difference to the prestige of apprenticeships and technical careers.
Are businesses young-people ready? Changing the conversation about work readiness
Closing the gap between young people and businesses as they urge more action to prepare them for work.
WorldSkills UK LIVE will continue to nurture the next generation of apprentices
Satisfaction levels are consistently high in our evaluation of The Skills Show.
Introducing… WorldSkills UK LIVE
WorldSkills UK LIVE, formerly The Skills Show, will take place from 15 – 17 November 2018 at the NEC Birmingham.
Why China holds the key to the PM’s vision of success through skills and trade
PM recognises importance of high quality technical training and international trade to boost economic growth.
Bridging the careers aspiration gap
Pressing concern that young people's career interests are often very different from the careers that the economy needs.
2018: a year to inspire more young people to think big
2018 set to be even bigger than 2017 as governments push forward their agendas on apprenticeships, technical education and careers advice.
Sand, camels and more sand
Showing the power of WorldSkills in promoting diverse thinking in new Youth Declaration.
World-class: the new measure for careers advice
WorldSkills UK is an integral part of The Careers Strategy for England, for world-class careers provision.
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