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The skills our economy needs to grow & thrive

Sue Husband OBE, Director of Business in the Community Cymru, is passionate about equipping young people with the skills they need to have rewarding careers. Previously the UK representative for WorldSkills UK and official observer on the Board, Sue explains the importance of WorldSkills competitions to celebrate and support the development of the vocational skills […]

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CIPD News HR News Recruitment Wales

CIPD Wales shares Plans to tackle recruitment crisis by tapping into Wales’ hidden talent pool

With employers from all sectors across Wales facing a recruitment crisis, CIPD Wales has launched a first-of-its-kind campaign to help plug the shortfall by matching thousands of potential jobseekers with businesses. Wales’ jobless figure currently stands at a near record low of 3.1% and almost every sector is reporting staffing shortages as the country emerges […]

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REVEALED: What people in England really think of Wales – and you might be surprised

 The English are more likely to attribute ‘passion’ to Wales compared to England – despite rugby rivalry 72% of people in England believes Wales offers a great quality of life 81% of English people want Wales to stay in the union One in four people in England think Wales has poor internet connection   To […]

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Food & Drink News Wales

How far is your fork from our porc?

Porc from Wales Week (24 – 30 January) is an annual celebration of artisan producers and retailers in Wales that specialise in high quality porc. Broadcasters Samantha Evans and Shauna Guinn of Hang Fire Southern Kitchen fame and rugby legend Scott Quinnell are teaming up to encourage people to cook with locally produced porc. The […]

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