Older Workers and The Digital Era: supporting older workers to become digital adopters

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The ageing population is leading to an older talent pool, this talent pool is not receiving the training and skills development they need to succeed in the digital era, and with technology shaping the jobs of tomorrow, the results raise concerns about future skills shortages within the UK workforce. 

The report, 'The Missing Link: An ageing workforce in the digital era, aims to help business address the gaps in their training and calls on employers to support older workers to be 'digital adopters', ensuring that development and work opportunities are accessible. 

Key findings