Although an overwhelming 79 per cent of UK companies say they regard training as a priority, only eight per cent set aside any budget for it, according to research by Lloyds Bank’s small-business research trust. The research shows that nearly half of UK manufacturing and 40 per cent of business service firms claim to be suffering from skills shortages, but most provide training only when necessary rather than trying to keep abreast of developments and techniques.
The Design Museum has announced the finalists of its annual Design Ventura scheme, which gets teenagers aged 13-16 across the UK to pitch ideas for new products, one of which
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The app has installed new features including a free walking map of the capital as part of a collaboration with Transport for London.