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Can I put a member of my team through an apprenticeship?

2020-11-24T14:00:14+00:00October 6th, 2020|

Can I put a member of my team through an apprenticeship?    We get asked this a lot, "are apprenticeships just for new hires". The answer is a resounding NO! Apprenticeships include a large and diverse number of qualifications, starting from entry-level all the way up to degree level apprenticeships. We've put together [...]

How apprenticeships can be a lifeline for coronavirus unemployment

2020-08-04T14:26:52+01:00August 4th, 2020|

How apprenticeships can be a lifeline for coronavirus unemployment.   Things are tough for everyone right now, whether you own a business or are just trying to make ends meet, there is a lot of uncertainty. Sadly, according to the BBC, over 600,000 jobs were cut during the lockdown months. It's also believed that the [...]

6 Things You Need to Know About a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship

2020-06-24T10:12:43+01:00June 24th, 2020|

6 Things You Need to Know About a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship Written by Duke, Digital Marketing Apprentice at Nivo Digital. What is a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship? Most people just think of someone who just manages social media or writes a couple of blogs when they hear the term “digital marketer”. While these are [...]

The benefits of a Business Administration Apprenticeship

2020-03-20T09:14:40+00:00March 3rd, 2020|

The benefits of a Business Administration Apprenticeship So you have recently finished education and you are wondering what do next. You are looking for your first real career building role and you want to make the right call. Have you thought about a Business Administration Apprenticeship? Do you know what a Business Admin even [...]

Apprentice Awarded in Birmingham for Domestic Abuse Toolkit.

2020-06-09T15:09:42+01:00February 19th, 2020|

Apprentice Awarded in Birmingham for Domestic Abuse Toolkit.   This year the “Look Beyond” campaign for National Apprenticeship Week focused on the impact that apprentices can make in the UK. The objective of this is to change the perception that all an apprentice does is make the tea or coffee for the team. We [...]

Apprenticeship or Internship, what’s the difference?

2020-01-14T11:33:00+00:00January 14th, 2020|

What’s the difference between an apprenticeship and an internship?  Being an Apprentice or an Intern are both valid ways of getting valuable experience within a specific industry and extremely useful for employers to fill skill or staffing shortages. They both however differ greatly in the benefit to employer and trainee, but, what is the [...]

5 tips on how to support an apprentice over Christmas, written by an apprentice.

2021-07-30T11:04:04+01:00December 10th, 2019|

5 tips on how to support an Apprentice at Christmas.  Christmas is fast approaching, for a lot of a businesses this can be a busy and stressful time, (irrespective of your faith or background), and for others this is a time to regroup and recharge. Either way the change in pace can be unsettling [...]

Huge changes to hiring apprentices in January 2020 – Don’t miss out!

2019-12-03T11:11:38+00:00December 2nd, 2019|

Huge changes to hiring apprentices in January 2020 – Don’t miss out! Apprenticeships keep improving and there are important changes if you employ apprentices or are considering employing apprentices.  The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) who fund and regulate apprenticeships have announced changes to the way businesses recruit apprentices and access apprenticeship funding. [...]

5 top tips to help Employers retain an Apprentice.

2021-07-30T11:11:44+01:00October 9th, 2019|

5 top tips to help Employers retain an Apprentice. A regular question that is asked by companies when embarking on employing apprentices is “what’s the chance that they will stay with us after the apprenticeship?" I am pleased that this isn’t normally an issue with Professional Apprenticeships as most employers retain [...]