Chris Jones

Chris Jones

About Chris Jones

Chris Jones is chief executive of the City & Guilds Group.
digital-skills

The Taylor Review was right about digital skills

19 Jul 2017

The publication of the Taylor Review into modern employment practices last week called for higher quality jobs. But how we...

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lifelong-learning

Lifelong learning: Generations need to work together better for it to succeed

3 Apr 2017

If the Government wants to make a success of lifelong learning, it first must address the generation question, claims Chris...

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management-skills

What is a lack of management skills costing the UK?

15 Feb 2016

A dearth of leadership and management skills is harming the UK’s potential to increase productivity, argues City & Guilds chief...

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George Osborne, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, on 2014 Budget day

In with the old, out with the new? How the Budget failed the young

28 Mar 2014

The reaction to the Chancellor’s 2014 Budget has been largely positive, but Chris Jones argues that George Osborne squandered the...

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Apprenticeships can close the gap between education and employment

18 Nov 2013

The UK faces ever-increasing skills gaps in both established and emerging industries. This is a clear obstacle on the road...

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