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From Talent Pool to Talent Ocean: Plugging the leaky talent pipeline by building a data workforce with diversity

Businesses are striving to become data-driven and harvest the value this approach will bring. Yet, the misconception that transformation is rooted in the technology which facilitate it prevails; technological revolution is ignited by the people who understand it, who can take advantage of the data they hold and turn it into meaningful insights. Without such talent, these organisations will be left behind.

Digital Poverty Alliance names Board and Community Board, and shares a roadmap towards National Digital Poverty Delivery Plan

The Digital Poverty Alliance (DPA) @DigiPovAlliance, the national non-profit for ending digital poverty, is announcing a prominent list of individuals and organisations who will comprise its Board and Community Board, ahead of its first official board meeting tomorrow. The DPA is also sharing key milestones in its roadmap towards a national digital poverty delivery plan aimed at ending digital poverty once and for all.  

The Great Digital Disconnect: Not even a third of UK workers deliver ANY business value from data, despite 79% claiming ‘above average’ skills

Whilst transformation initiatives across the UK have accelerated at breakneck speed, the pace of digital upskilling has failed to keep up, creating a far deeper skills chasm than previously reported. 

Helping school children catch up on lost learning isn’t just about throwing money at the problem, but rethinking our approach to digital learning

With the summer holidays just starting and the remaining Covid-19 restrictions finally being lifted, many children will be looking forward to a relatively normal break from school. 

What should global remote work look like when the pandemic ends?

When the UK entered its third national lockdown in early January, employees were once again asked to work from home whenever possible. This has been a common theme of the last year, but in the post-COVID future, remote working will not be a necessity of circumstance: it will be the obvious choice for most businesses to attract and retain the best workers. 

The Ufi VocTech Challenge – what does it mean for FE? #VocTechFutures Episode 3

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