Six months ago, everyone woke up to some big changes on how they approach Apprenticeships. In a major…
It can be difficult finding the right person for your role, here are some quick tips to get you started.
The Apprentice Academy’s ‘Apprentice Star’ award is a quarterly accolade which recognises apprentices who have made an exceptional contribution to their role.
To celebrate the hard work of our ‘Top 10%’ apprentices, we took them down to All Star Lanes on the Great Northern Warehouse for some fun bowling and food.
From Henry Ford to Steve Jobs, great leaders all have attributes that make them head and shoulders above the rest. Here are some factors that help make a leader into a great one.
From 1st April, businesses in Greater Manchester are entitled to up to £3500 per apprentice. The new incentive is one of the first major changes under the region’s landmark devolution agreement, which sees Greater Manchester take control of the Apprenticeship Grant for Employers (AGE).
The first six months of a new job can be a daunting prospect for any new employee, especially a young person. Here are six ways that you, as an employer, can make your employee’s first six months as productive, stress’free and enjoyable as possible.
In the last twenty years, the traditional office environment has seen many trends and changes come and go due to increasing technological demand and the rise of the digital age. Here are just a few ways in which the office has changed in the last twenty years to suit the modern business and the busy employee.
So you’re thinking of hiring a young person? Remember that if they are under eighteen then a social event at the local pub might be off the cards. Here are some fantastic alternative ideas for team building exercises and social events that you and your team are bound to enjoy!
Mentoring is one of the most effective and personable ways to train and engage new employees. Here are five tips to help you along the way to being the best mentor your can be!