What’s in the Labour Party manifesto about careers?

Adventures in Career Development

labour manifesto

Following yesterday’s review of the Conservative manifesto I thought that I better push on and look at the ideas of the main challenger for the throne. So today I review the Labour Party manifesto (Britain Can Be Better).

The manifesto begins with the Budget Responsibility Lock which is a play by the party for credibility on the economy. In essence this is about working within the frame of austerity that has been set by the current government. If Labour are elected it is clear that the deficit will continue to rule British politics.

The manifesto is a rather verbose document which is bigger on rhetoric than policy. It preambles along with lots of stuff about the importance of “working people”. Rarely a sentence is offered up without the words “work” or “working” (although never “workers”). One interesting section is found on p.23 where the issue of job quality…

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About Paul Champion

Some have called me a leader, and a entrepreneur, they say I have integrity, presence and skills to ensure continuous improvement and success in whatever challenges I face. They also tell me that I am positive, resilient and motivating. I say, I'm just a normaI guy from Gateshead in the North of England, who started as an apprentice engineer. I have been in the right place at the right time and in the wrong place at the wrong time! I have successfully initiated and led complex organizations and situations to completion and success, and I have been in some jobs where success seemed untouchable. Mainly though, I have tried to learn everyday, help people to progress and learn the skills they need to be successful. I have had the privilege of working with some great people locally across the UK and more recently internationally in Asia, Europe and now USA, where I am lucky enough to work for www.3aaa.co.uk where I am head of 3aaa USA. This website is just me having an outlet to talk about all those thoughts, ideas and things I learn that pass through my head every day when I face the challenge of doing business. I will also rant on about how great apprenticeships are, and how you can help change peoples lives through them. After all thats how I got to do the great things that I have done, and also I am still an apprentice everyday! All I ask is that if you find it interesting then leave a comment and share what you read. THANK YOU.

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