Skills Gaps or Communications Gaps?
Why the war for talent is eminently treatable – with the right prescription

Why this blog? Today, October 15th, UNESCO is unveiling its 2012 Global Monitor Report focusing on youth unemployment.  www.efareport.unesco.org.  As part of developing background papers for the report, I reviewed over 120 employer reports on skills gaps from over 40 countries around the world.  I also wrote four country case studies on skills gaps, including the U.S., India, Brazil, Egypt, and a global overview of what employers around the world say is missing in terms of skills. The … [Read more...]