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Should I upskill people or hire new talent

Should I upskill people or hire new talent?

It depends. But one thing we can agree on is that doing nothing is definitely not an option. By 2030, 94% of today’s workforce will lack the skills needed to do their job effectively. Not on our watch! The skills stakes have never been higher, and you need to make

Fixing the skill disconnect between educators and employers

Fixing the skill disconnect between educators and employers

If employers think students aren’t leaving education with the skills they need, who’s to blame? And why does it so frequently become a blame game between educators and businesses in the first place? Jon Kaplan, Senior Learning & Development Executive and Consultant, joined us to discuss why there might be

We help you measure skills in HowNow, here's how we do it

We help you measure skills in HowNow! Here’s how we do it

Having the skills to pay the bills sounds great, but people often ignore the hard work that happens before getting to that glamorous end point. Before you’re anywhere near ‘bill-paying’ level, you’ve got to understand the skills you need, how proficient you are now and how you’ll measure progress on

The skills needed for 49 of the most in-demand and popular jobs

The skills you need for 49 in-demand and popular jobs

Hands up who still find themselves thinking, ‘when I grow up I want to be…’, despite being an adult and well into their working life? Guilty as charged! But, after your dream job, the next best thing is probably finding a job that’s popular or in-demand.  Popular jobs are popular