UK Government: it’s time for the digital economy to count
Any web designers, developers, social media or IT managers reading this? Officially, your work doesn't count.https://webdevlaw.uk/2016/07/20/standard-industrial-classification-codes/
Outdated government industrial classifications have contributed to a misunderstanding of the UK digital economy and is detrimental to informed policy making and strategy going forward.
For example, the gaming industry has ostensibly contributed no jobs or economic value due to under-reported stats.
If you didn't know, the gaming industry is several times larger than the movie industry and Britain has certainly played its part in it.
Read about the Business, Innovation and Skills
report that came out recently. There's a link to it in Heather's article.
It's pretty interesting and not
the snooze fest you'd expect!