LBA Digital Hub

Business Model innovation

uk tech business growth  & innovation

LBAcademy digital hub with a focus on innovation. For us, innovation includes re-imagining the impact of Learning & Development to improve Digital Skills.

LBA Digital Hub is a launchpad for digital entrepreneurs. Through our relationships with specialist partners, we provide a one-stop shop facility for auxiliary services – Accelerators, Co-working space, Investors etc. We can guide you through the maze of the tech ecosystem to build a platform that will sustain your business.

We provide coaching by industry leaders and opportunities for business growth with workshops, providing expertise and market entry support to entrepreneurs, both on a local and global scale. We also have a focus on emerging technologies, working with business in this sector to implement their business model.

Please contact us if your company needs support with re-imagining the futureofwork to improve Digital Skills

Future of Work

Almost half of employers believe that the skills gap is growing, and have expressed a high level of concern over the skills shortage. With technology blending into many positions, most business sectors are feeling the pressure of the skills gap.

Business need to adopt a methodology on identifying and addressing the skills gap and build a strategy in place to address it. By also considering the different routes to qualification, the need right now is to educate the industry on the technologies that are impacting businesses today.

A McKinsey’s report suggests 6.6 million UK jobs will be displaced by 2030 and most of future tech jobs have not yet been created. There is an urgent need to ensure the next generation of IT talent have the skills to work with emerging technologies.

Companies of all sizes need to attract build and retain diverse teams since, due the digital skills shortage, many companies can’t go through a digital transformation. People need training and solutions will come from listening to both the outputs that employers are seeking alongside asking career changers what they want.