Globalization

21 January 2019

Skills for Jobs: How to get the most out of the OECD’s database

(From ec.europa.eu ) The world of work is changing amid technological developments and globalisation. For employees and employers, it’s important to know which skills are in demand – and in excess – in certain countries and occupations. This is where the Skills for Jobs database comes in. What is the Skills for Jobs database? Launched in 2017 by the OECD, Skills for Jobs provides information on skills shortages and surpluses in 40 countries, as well as occupational imbalances. It looks at cognitive, social and physical skills, and can help you understand which skills are hard to find and...
23 June 2016

Successful business transfers: Essential for creating opportunities and preserving employment

Published : Thu, 23 Jun 2016 This week, the European Association of Guarantee Institutions (AECM) is organising its annual general assembly combined with a seminar on the transfer of businesses, followed by a global summit of SME guarantee ...
19 April 2016

Commission seeks views on future space strategy

Published : Tue, 19 Apr 2016 The European Commission has launched a public consultation to collect views on the objectives of the EU future space strategy, the main challenges and opportunities for the European space sector, as wel...

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