Incentives for businesses to recruit apprentices further extended by Welsh Government

The Welsh Government is further extending incentives to support businesses in recruiting apprentices in Wales until February 2022.

Sortlist Raises 11 Million to Expand in the UK

Sortlist, the B2B scale-up, which focuses on bringing together high-quality marketing agencies from around the world with corresponding projects, is committed to shining a light on the talent within marketing, creative, and web agencies but who need a hand to gain recognition.

GE Announces Multi-Million Pound Investment to Create Diverse New Generation of UK Engineers

‘Next Engineers’ programme to attract 3,500+ young people from all walks of life

Mind the ‘Specialist Skills’ Gap

The Open University’s Business Barometer report reveals a lack of entry level and specialist talent

It Depends: Your Guide To LinkedIn – Part 2

LinkedIn expert Emma Wyatt hosts the second of her B4TV shows and discusses a range of LinkedIn related topics with Jackie Meek of Future Path Life Coaching. According to her LI profile, Jackie ‘helps frazzled mums to confidently boss the mum juggle without getting burnt out.’

Our NEW Open Global Program has launched! Are YOU ready to join?

We are very excited to announce the launch of our new Open Global Program. This program is 100% remote and online and open to ALL senior leaders across the world from any organisation.

RoSPA and L’Oréal’s ‘Leading Safely’ programme gains huge momentum

RoSPA and L’Oréal’s Leading Safely for Women programme, part of their Safe@Work-Safe@Home partnership, which launched earlier this year has had a ‘phenomenal response’, according to Dr Karen McDonnell, RoSPA’s health and safety policy adviser.

Guidance for employers on the end of the furlough scheme

How many jobs have been saved by the furlough scheme? We won’t ever know the answer to that question but 11.6 million jobs have been supported by the scheme at some point.

Make UK and Next Gen Makers launch innovative engineering apprenticeships Employers Kitemark

Make UK has partnered with support platform Next Gen Makers to develop a ground-breaking Engineering Apprenticeships Employer Kitemark, which will recognise companies who achieve a best practice benchmark, and thus endorse them as an exemplary employer of apprentices.

Celebrating National Inclusion Week

This week we are celebrating National Inclusion Week. This week’s theme is #UnitedForInclusion and looks to share inclusion in all its forms. National Inclusion Week asks us to consider three questions:

The Great Return to Work: Tips for Safe and Secure Post-Pandemic Workplaces

As rush hour traffic returns to pre-pandemic levels and bosses call time on working from home, Stockport-based and photo ID card specialists Digital ID share a handful of expert tips to help formulate your plan, ease re-entry anxiety and safely manage employees and visitors on their return to the workplace.

Bespoke cookery classes to support independent living

We have started up 2 Wantage cooking groups this month.