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Tech parents' perspective on the future of work: techUK

Tech parents' perspective on the future of work

techUK

Published, 26 July 2018

techUK are carrying out a survey of parents working in the tech sector or in a tech role. The survey aims to understand how they speak to their children about the future world of work. It seeks their views on how children are being prepared for the future of work and their perspective on the current education system.

The survey is short and should take less than 10 minutes to fill out.

Delivering Digital Skills : Nesta

Delivering Digital Skills

Nesta

Published 25 April 2018

Nesta has released guidance on preparing the workforce for the digital economy. The report reveals the need to develop digital skills and offers recommendations to build a healthy digital skill ecosystem, highlighting the need for innovative and flexible approaches to learning. The guidance is also supported by ten case studies.

Skill Shift: Automation and the Future of the Workforce: McKinsey & Company

Skill Shift: Automation and the Future of the Workforce

McKinsey & Company

Published, 2 May 2018

This report by the McKinsey Global Institute explores the impact of technology on the economy and work. It focuses on banking, insurance, energy and mining, healthcare, manufacturing and retail. The report includes a survey of business leaders that reveals the ways in which industries will adapt and shows which skills will be in demand in the future.

Review and analysis of the digital health sector and skills for Scotland : Digital Health and Care Institute

Review and analysis of the digital health sector and skills for Scotland

Digital Health and Care Institute

Published, 1 May 201

The Digital Health and Care Institute has explored Scotland's digital health sector and how it can ensure there is a sufficient supply of skilled workers.

Eight recommendations are made to increase and maintain the number of skilled workers in order to improve the provision of digital health in Scotland.