HR & Skills News

As the construction sector battles ongoing skills shortages, we have a range of articles within the HR & Skills News section which draw attention to this and create debate around what the industry can do to help ease the skills gap. Also within the HR & Skills News category, we bring you the latest 'people movement' stories within the sector. Making sure you're up to date with all of the industry latest.

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Engineering the stars of our future

The Construction Plant-hire Association discuss the benefits and the importance of apprentices for the construction, mechanical and engineering sector. In May 2013 at the inaugural PLANTWORX construction equipment exhibition, the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) hosted the ‘Stars of the Future’ plant mechanic apprenticeship awards presentation at a star-studded ceremony full...
skills centre

All new construction skills centre launched

The Royal Borough of Greenwich Cabinet have approved plans to establish a construction skills centre in the borough The specialist skills centre based in Kidbrooke will add to the growing number of local centres of excellence, where residents can gain skills and training qualifications in key sectors. The centre would...

The real cost of workplace bullying

Dr Lynda Shaw, a chartered psychologist discusses the effects workplace bullying has on businesses. The crippling effects of workplace bullying, which is rife in the UK but often goes unnoticed and unreported, is taking an immeasurable toll on our workforce.  With one fifth of all UK employees experiencing some form...
skills shortage

Tackling the construction skills shortage ‘time bomb’

William Burton at CITB explains the importance of up-skilling the next generation of workers to meet growth in the construction sector

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HR & Skills News

As the construction sector battles ongoing skills shortages, we have a range of articles within the HR & Skills News section which draw attention to this and create debate around what the industry can do to help ease the skills gap.

Also within the HR & Skills News category, we bring you the latest ‘people movement’ stories within the sector. Making sure you’re up to date with all of the industry latest.