upskilling

Will the Autumn Budget drive equality in the economy? – Business leaders respond

In his Autumn Budget, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has pledged funds to upskilling talent to stem the skills shortage, but where’s the investment in the disabled talent pool?

Skillsoft and Ellevate Network partner to help women re-enter work after COVID-19

As part of the 2022 programme, women will be able to develop their existing skillsets and secure new skills for future roles

Mastercard to help diverse-led small businesses on digital journey

Mastercard’s Strive initiative will offer personalised support to small businesses led by women and ethnic minorities

Talent Acquisition & Retention Summit to help firms boost their post-Covid people strategy

The upcoming Talent Acquisition & Retention Summit Europe Edition will help firms refocus on their people following the pandemic period

Global businesses join partnership to prepare LGBT+ refugees for work

Companies like Coca-Cola, Costa Coffee, and drinks company Innocent are offering mentorship schemes through their Employee Resource Groups

Learning disabled adults experienced 87% decrease in paid employment during COVID-19

On average, only 5.6% of supported working-age adults with a learning disability are in paid employment in England, is it time for businesses to step up?

10,000 Black Interns: ‘It’s not too late to make a difference’

Donatus Gyato shares an insight into his internship with Investec as part of the 10,000 Black Interns initiative

Is mentoring reaching the right people?

Mentoring can be a powerful tool but are we doing enough to make sure everyone has access?

Key insights from this year’s Women in IT Summit Europe Edition

Here’s what we learned about female equity and progression in Europe’s tech ecosystem

New initiative to develop the next generation of diverse financial planners

The financial literacy educational programme will advance underrepresented financial planning professionals