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Apprenticeship Career Tips

Mon 15, Oct 2018

Tom Mynott was shocked to discover he was one of just 10 apprentices on the regional shortlist for Rising Star of the Year at the 2018 National Apprenticeship Awards. He was even more surprised when he was then awarded the regional ‘Rising Star of th...

Tue 11, Sep 2018

Not many colleagues know I was once an Apprentice. I studied Hairdressing and Art when I finished school. I don’t ever remember not finshing my schooling. I’m continuously learning. And earning.  Exactly like an apprentice! I worked in Mayfair a...

Thu 09, Aug 2018

Apprenticeship or university? Francesca Beckett, 21 explains how the apprenticeship route gave her an edge over her university-bound peers: Had you always been planning to take up apprenticeship when you left school? No - I didn't know much...

Mon 06, Aug 2018

Working in the oil and gas industry can be highly lucrative and, as a result, attracts heavy competition for jobs. It can also be very dangerous work, dealing with volatile materials, and, in some cases, particularly offshore work, in volatile e...

Thu 26, Jul 2018

The catering industry continues to grow year on year, with new trends and restaurant designs influencing how the industry approaches food, and customer’s attitudes towards restaurants and the food that they eat. We have seen the rise of pop-up food v...

Wed 18, Jul 2018

Getting a NEBOSH Diploma is a natural progression for many health and safety employees following their receipt of a NEBOSH General Certificate. With the increasing costs, both in terms of finance and time, of going to university, ...

Tue 17, Jul 2018

Top hospitality employers are joining forces to highlight the many exciting career options available in this rapidly expanding industry. The ‘My Hospitality World’ initiative, supported by Maitre D, Fred Sirieix (best known for his starring role...

Wed 17, May 2017

Working for the GES and the varied and exciting opportunities available. For a flavour of what you can do as a government economist , check out these great mini career stories: In my final year of university, I still wasn’t sure what I wanted to do ...