Find here key and commonly used skills-related terms and concepts with their definitions.

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Underqualification

Circumstances in the labour market where a person has a lower qualification level than required by their current job (see Overqualification)

Underskilling

Circumstances in the labour market where a person has less skills than required by their current job (see Overskilling)

Upskilling

Situation where new skills and knowledge is acquired, often to keep up to date with market developments or legislative changes