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Nov 2018

Industry placements and T Levels - stepping up to meet the skills challenge

With the publication of IES' evaluation of the Industry Placements Pilot, which has been testing the work placements integral to the government's new T Level programmes, we discuss the evaluation's findings and implications for T Levels going forward.

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15 Jan 2019

2019 looks set to bring talent shortages, so it's time for creative and innovative HR practice

Dan Lucy argues that talent shortages will be the greatest challenge for HR professionals and employers this 2019, though this will encourage greater innovation in HR and a stronger focus on 'good work'.

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10 Jan 2019

Apprenticeships: how to address gender and ethnicity pay gaps

Becci Newton reflects on IES analysis of data relating to gender and ethnicity in apprenticeships, and how pay gaps exist even from this early stage of labour market entry.

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Great example of creative #HR practice. Read @danlucyies's latest blog on why we expect to see more of this through…

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