Digital Skills Are Key

French, Richard
March 2014
ITNOW;Mar2014, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p55
Academic Journal
Almost every job relies on some aspect of technology whether it's sitting at a PC in an office, working at a checkout or delivering parcels. Richard French of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, looks at digital literacy as an employability skill.


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