Weekly Roundup 21/03/19

The impact of apprenticeships, failing diversity, and record employment figures.

This is your Best Apprenticeships weekly news roundup 21/03/19… Apprenticeship impacts. Director of Apprenticeships, Education & Skills Funding Keith Smith writes in OpenAccessGov, “Two years ago, the government reinvigorated the apprenticeship system, following feedback from employers that apprenticeships were too short, with not enough off-the-job training and not focused on Read more…

Weekly Roundup 18/12/18

High flyers, cybercrime stoppers, and a much needed technical skills shift.

This is your Best Apprenticeships weekly news roundup 18/12/18… A positive shift for apprenticeship hiring. A report examined in The Times suggests a behavioural shift towards hiring apprenticeships over graduates; particularly when the role requires technical skills. The article continues “Industry is more interested in hiring apprentices than graduates in Read more…