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BVEP - URGENT ACTION FOR OUR MEMBERS PLEASE!!

Dear Member

We wrote to you in August about an exciting research programme launched by the UK Events Industry Board Talent Taskforce at the Government’s request.  The programme includes a survey to be completed by employers and HR heads, giving specific information on how businesses attract, develop and retain their talent. 

The deadline for completion has been extended to 8 October. AFO is calling on the leaders of all our member companies to complete this survey by that date, and provide valuable data on current skills, training and HR processes within the industry.

 If you haven’t already done so, please take just a few minutes to complete the Events Industry Board Talent Survey. It’s your chance to drive government support in ensuring a vibrant future for our industry.   

The survey will inform a broader report to be delivered to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) and Department for International Trade (DIT) ministers later this year.

Once again, we apologise if you have already received this email from another source; as explained above, all of the key events industry associations have got behind this project.

Thank you for supporting this valuable exercise. Yours will be one of hundreds of responses that will inform the EIB Talent Taskforce research.

And finally … your support on social media would be very much appreciated.

Thanks – and best regards

AFO: 2nd Oct 2018 14:07:00

 

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