Results for Policy & Research

The politicians speak out

The politicians speak out

June 01, 1995 Both the Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition recently made keynote speeches, addressing partnership between public and private sectors. Read more >
Training is the answer

Training is the answer

June 01, 1995 Michael Heseltine's second white paper on competitiveness provides an update on progress with last year's initiatives and concentrates further measures on small business. Read more >
Fifty years on from Beveridge

Fifty years on from Beveridge

August 01, 1994 On May 25, 1944, just days before the D-Day landings, the White Paper on Full Employment was published. This season of anniversaries has marked a sudden renewal of interest in job creation. Read more >
The training revolution

The training revolution

February 01, 1994 Criticisms are mounting about the government's new system for training and qualifications, despite the support many companies give to the TEC movement. Read more >
Education campaigns

Education campaigns

December 01, 1993 A group of prominent business leaders gathered at the end of September to launch a national education trust, aimed at improving the quality school-leavers seeking employment. Meanwhile The National Literacy Trust, a new independent charity aiming to improve reading and writing standards in the UK, was launched on October 7, with support from WH Smith. Read more >