Skills http://www.govtoday.co.uk/ Sat, 30 Mar 2013 13:32:16 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (info@mypapit.net) en-gb Challenges for training providers as report finds skill gaps remain in hospitality and tourism industry http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15350-challenges-for-training-providers-as-report-finds-skill-gaps-remain-in-hospitality-and-tourism-industry People 1st's State of the Nation 2013 research report has found that skill gaps and skill shortages continue to affect hospitality and tourism employers, which is having a negative impact on the sector's productivity.

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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:33:43 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15350-challenges-for-training-providers-as-report-finds-skill-gaps-remain-in-hospitality-and-tourism-industry
Plans for India network of British business centres unveiled http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15267-plans-for-india-network-of-british-business-centres-unveiled Plans to develop British business networks in high growth and emerging markets took a further step forward today.

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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 13:02:04 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15267-plans-for-india-network-of-british-business-centres-unveiled
New online interview training tool announced today http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15236-new-online-interview-training-tool-announced-today Karen Wise Ltd, the bespoke HR consultancy will unveil its new online training package Interview Wise later this summer.

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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 09:43:52 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15236-new-online-interview-training-tool-announced-today
What staff look for in a boss http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15094-what-staff-look-for-in-a-boss What constitutes a good boss has long been a subject for debate but a new report reveals some fundamental disagreement over what it takes to lead in today's workplaces.

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Wed, 06 Mar 2013 10:44:42 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/15094-what-staff-look-for-in-a-boss
UK tops competitiveness survey http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14901-uk-tops-competitiveness-survey For the first time ever, the UK has topped KPMG's league of best countries to do business, ahead of Switzerland, the USA and France.

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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 12:50:29 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14901-uk-tops-competitiveness-survey
Lessons businesses and public service providers can learn from Mid Staffs NHS Trust http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14719-lessons-businesses-and-public-service-providers-can-learn-from-mid-staffs-nhs-trust As the final report from the public inquiry into the failings at the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust is published, the CIPD is warning employers in all sectors to heed the lessons learned about the importance of employee voice.

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Thu, 07 Feb 2013 10:37:21 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14719-lessons-businesses-and-public-service-providers-can-learn-from-mid-staffs-nhs-trust
Business mentors are ready and waiting to support SMEs http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14605-business-mentors-are-ready-and-waiting-to-support-smes The largest ever recruitment of volunteer business mentors supporting businesses looking to start, grow and create jobs hits 15,000 target

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Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:21:01 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14605-business-mentors-are-ready-and-waiting-to-support-smes
Business Mentors: Improving SME Capability http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14602-business-mentors-improving-sme-capability Announcement that the largest ever recruitment of volunteer business mentors to support businesses has now hit its target of 15,000

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Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:06:46 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14602-business-mentors-improving-sme-capability
Career regrets and what to do if you have a few http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14382-career-regrets-and-what-to-do-if-you-have-a-few Study by the National Careers Service shows millions of us wish we had not gone down the career path we did and think about changing jobs every day, but as 2013 begins, what are your options?

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Thu, 10 Jan 2013 10:35:35 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14382-career-regrets-and-what-to-do-if-you-have-a-few
2013: a turning point for management confidence http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14163-2013-a-turning-point-for-management-confidence For the first time since the coalition came to power, positivity among managers regarding their organisation's prospects has tipped over the 50% mark.

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:08:40 GMT http://www.govtoday.co.uk/business-news/41-skills/14163-2013-a-turning-point-for-management-confidence