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City Lit’s Mark Malcomson explores the changing nature of work in this week’s TES

Story added 30th May 2017

This week's TES sees Mark Malcomson explore how adult education colleges need to meet the demands of a changing working world.


City Lit Principal and CEO Mark Malcomson features in this week’s edition of TES, exploring the changing nature of the working world.

In the article, Mark explores the manta of the ‘100 year life’ – with employees increasingly working longer, embracing opportunities to retrain or explore a career change, and abandoning retirement plans to take on more flexible work patterns later in life.

The article also explores the need for all UK workers to improve their digital skills as technology continues to transform the working world, and the link between continued learning and improved mental health.

Read the full article on the TES website:

https://www.tes.com/news/further-education/breaking-views/retirement-adult-education-key-career-rejuvenation