Saudi Arabia

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Saudi Classification of Professions The General Authority for Statistics in KSA has produced a Saudi Classification of Professions which is mapped to ISCO-08, the International Standard Classification of Occupations produced by the International Labour Office in Geneva. 126 technology-related occupations have been mapped to SFIA by SkillsTx as part of the MCIT SFIA program, and are available in the SkillsTx SaaS solution. This...

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Why we need a common language for skills   Many years ago, when I was running an office supplies company, we had a customer come into the shop saying "I need an elephant!". The initial response to the blank looks of the staff resulted in the customer saying with more urgency "you know, an ELEPHANT!". We tried to help, avoiding the obvious jokes about this not being...

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