FINANCIAL TIMES: Brexit expected to boost UK apprenticeship programme

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Release date: 30/8/2018

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Businesses are struggling to find qualified replacements against a backdrop of record numbers of people in work and unemployment of just 4.2 per cent. The NHS, banking and tech sectors are all dependent on immigrant workers, according to Chris Bones, a professor at the Alliance Manchester Business School. “The challenge to industry is to grow more of their own,” he said.

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TitleBrexit expected to boost UK apprenticeship programme
Media name/outletFinancial Times
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date30/08/18
DescriptionBusinesses are struggling to find qualified replacements against a backdrop of record numbers of people in work and unemployment of just 4.2 per cent. The NHS, banking and tech sectors are all dependent on immigrant workers, according to Chris Bones, a professor at the Alliance Manchester Business School. “The challenge to industry is to grow more of their own,” he said.
URLhttps://www.ft.com/content/9650dcc6-86b4-11e8-a29d-73e3d454535d
PersonsChris Bones