Darryn Snell


Skilling the Australian workforce for the digital economy

This study explores the current digital skills demand and supply situation in Australia’s workforce. The research investigated the skills impact of digitalisation on two industry sectors—transport and logistics, and public safety and correctional services—as well as the wider workforce.
Working paper

Developing appropriate workforce skills for Australia's emerging digital economy: working paper

This working paper is the first publication from a project looking at the role of vocational education and training (VET) in supporting the growing need for digital skills in the Australian workforce.
Journal article

Reasons for Non-completion and Dissatisfaction among Apprentices and Trainees: A Regional Case Study

Skills shortages have reinvigorated ongoing debate and concern about high attrition rates among Australian apprentices and trainees. Low apprentice and trainee wages have often been cited to explain this ongoing problem. This paper discusses the factors contributing to non-completion among apprentices and trainees in regional...