This week's round-up of the essential articles on the world of work includes a reminder of the importance of soft skills, research on the power of apprenticeships and survey results showing that today's teenagers aspire to the same jobs as their peers from 20 years ago.

This week's round-up of the essential articles on the world of work includes a reminder of the importance of soft skills, research on the power of apprenticeships and survey results showing that today's teenagers aspire to the same jobs as their peers from 20 years ago.