Category Archives: Recruitment & Training

Mar 06

Apprentices boosted North West business by £279 million last year

Apprentices delivered £279.2 million of net economic benefits to organisations in the North West in 2012/ 2013. Individual organisations in the region saw a bottom line boost of around £1,941 per apprentice. Businesses report benefits while apprentices are still in … Read More

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Nov 18

Theo Paphitis calls on UK businesses to back vocational and on the job training

Listen to Theo Paphitis talk about how he got his own career started and why he now encourages youngsters to develop key skills to succeed. Theo Paphitis is calling on businesses to view vocational experience on equal footing to academic … Read More

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Apr 20

37% of prospective employers are looking you up on Facebook

In the wake of employers going so far as to ask prospective employees to hand over their Facebook passwords, a practice that has been heavily frowned upon by Facebook itself, social media ‘screening’ continues to be a common practice amongst human … Read More

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