Author Archive | michael

Careers Qualifications Causing a Commotion!

Our Associate, Adrian, looks into why the delivery of our Careers and Advice and Guidance qualifications is having such an impact on practitioners. Remember the days of NVQs? I can confidently claim that some national standards became SO “watered down” that, for many candidates, undertaking their qualification became nothing more than a box-ticking exercise. They […]

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Bite-Sized Courses

  Make a great start to 2016 with our bite-sized courses! As part of our Business Enterprise and Nurturing programme (B.E.A.N) we’re pleased to announce two great new workshops to help your business grow. Places limited to eight. “Creating Contacts, Improving Your Pitch” and “I Don’t Have The Time!” “Creating Contacts, Improving Your Pitch” Do […]

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Do Employers Expect Too Much of Young People?

Our Associate, Adrian Cuzzocrea, from Develop-meant Training Consultants, ponders why employers question the work ethic of the young people they employ: I’ve worked with young people for the last 20 plus years. When I ask fellow business bods what they want to see from the youngsters they employ, interestingly enough good literacy, numeracy and IT […]

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