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Specialist insight pieces from some of the health sector’s leading experts, commissioners, researchers and workforce specialists. Browse through the topics to learn more about what our contributors think about skills transformation in the health sector.

Mind the IT Gap

13th May 2015 Written by Skills Platform
Is Britain’s economy threatened by a digital skills gap? Should this form a large part of the next Government’s addition to the Queen’s speech? Is…

My Charity Bike Ride!

12th May 2015 Written by John Rogers, Chief Executive
On May 14th I will be starting a cycle ride from Land's End (Cornwall) to John ‘O’Groats (Highlands) with (on average) two friends and a…

Is Values Based Recruitment wasted time and money?

08th May 2015 Written by James Moreton
James Moreton, Skills for Health Regional Director England (East), discusses the importance of an organisation’s internal values in relation to Values Based Recruitment (VBR) Values…

The Year of the Social Charities

03rd May 2015 Written by Skills Platform
2014 proved to be the year of the viral campaign for charities across the world, all trying hard to raise more money and get bigger…

Time to Place your Vote!

03rd May 2015 Written by Skills Platform
Whilst the thought of voting is not far from the public’s minds at the moment, at Skills Platform we have only one vote that counts!…