Category: Future

Now is not the time to roll back hard won workers rights
Community - January 15th, 2021
Reports have emerged in the Financial Times on Friday 15th January 2021 that workers rights would be ripped up under plans being drawn up by [...]
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Interim report into the future of self-employment
Community - December 23rd, 2020
Today, the Inquiry into the Future Self-Employment launches its interim report and urges the government to take urgent action to avoid a ‘stampede’ away from [...]
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Podcast: Sharing the future
Community - December 17th, 2020
Community and the Fabian Society partnered on a project known as the Commission on workers and technology. This week the Commission launched it's final report [...]
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Skills: fit for the future
Community - November 18th, 2020
As part of Community's campaign around ensuring our members and the wider workforce have the skills they need to succeed in the future, Community's research [...]
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Your skills, your future
Kate Dearden - October 14th, 2020
We know that prior to the pandemic, employers were facing skills shortages and that nationwide we faced a mismatch between the skills workers held and [...]
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Community family grows
Community - October 5th, 2020
Voice: The Union for Education Professionals has joined forces with Community Union in an exciting new development for both unions. Voice has transferred to Community [...]
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Skills challenge is one we must overcome
Roy Rickhuss - February 10th, 2020
"There are huge responsibilities for all of us to get this right..." Roy Rickhuss wrote for Unions 21 about the skills challenge facing the country. [...]
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New working patterns bring new ideas for member engagement
Caroline Taylor - October 4th, 2019
Caroline Taylor, Community’s National Secretary for the Finance and Professional Sector, looks at how the union is finding new ways to engage with members and [...]
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Community responds on the latest in automation at work
Community - September 18th, 2019
"We have the potential to shift skills gaps across the country by engaging workers..." Commenting on the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee report, [...]
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