Skills are now ‘firmly on the north’s agenda’

Nicola Quayle
By Nicola Quayle, office senior partner at KPMG in Manchester. The north of England’s business leaders are increasing their focus on the skills agenda. We’re now operating in a world where new technology is being introduced at an unprecedented rate. The workplace is becoming increasingly digitised and there is a growing recognition that we need to ensure the next generation is prepared to participate. To achieve this, we need a more inclusive skills system that is fully aligned to the needs of businesses. Vocational models o... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...