This publication gives interested stakeholders information on how training and skills development can be pursued in the context of an SME. The guide details some of the key challenges SMEs face and information on how to deal with them and find innovate solutions. It also provides various examples from across Europe that stakeholders can benefit from. In addition to the guide, there is an annex of '50 Cases of Good Practice' (KE-78-09-875-EN-C). This publication is available in printed format in English, French and German and in electronic format in all other EU official languages.