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Is a degree apprenticeship right for me?
Advice on deciding whether a degree apprenticeship is right for you; and what a successful application takes.
'An inspirational event'
The largest event of its kind, giving top UK employers and training providers a platform to meet their future talent - the UK's next generation of apprentices.
The voice of our future workforce needs to be heard
The most crucial starting point should be tackling the 'outdated attitude' which favours academic over technical qualifications.
Top tips: perfect your soft skills, and show them off
Candidates are quick to identify the practical skills they have, and can demonstrate what makes them ideal for a position. Yet it’s those unqualifiable, soft skills, that are just as essential.
Why hiring an apprentice is good for business
For National Apprenticeship Week (5-9th March) Sue Husband, Director of the National Apprenticeship Service, explains the benefits of apprenticeships.
National Apprenticeship Week is a great opportunity
This is a time for both employers and apprentices across England to come together and to make sure everyone knows what a fantastic opportunity an apprenticeship offers.
Theresa May encourages an open mind for alternatives to university
98 per cent of those asked stated that university was the most talked-about option in schools as the route to follow after finishing their studies.
Apprenticeships for all
It’s a common misconception that apprentices are young people eager to land their first job. In reality, it’s a great way to start a new career regardless of age or circumstance. For older workers and people with disabilities, there are a huge range of benefits.
Apprentices are back in business but does the system need review?
Businesses have renewed faith in developing highly-qualified talent through apprenticeships, and the right changes will help more firms to get involved.
UCAS and NAS partner up for apprenticeships
The National Apprenticeship Service and UCAS are about embark on the 2
year of a partnership to promote and support the Apprenticeship opportunity in England.
Degree apprenticeships: a win-win for students and businesses
Terry Hodgetts, Director of the Centre for Executive Development at Aston University, Ben Rubery, Apprentice Programme Manager and James Gee, Degree apprenticeship graduate, share their insight.
7 things to think about when weighing up career options
With so many options for work after school, making a decision on your career can be overwhelming. Here's how to break it down into critical criteria.
Milkround, SuccessatSchool & AllAboutSchoolLeavers Q&A
There are associations to help young people to understand their own career options and deliver no-nonsense careers advice. In our Q&A, they offer insight and advice for apprentices and apprentice employers alike.
Why choose an apprenticeship?
An expert panel of apprenticeships and recruitment experts explains the myths surrounding apprenticeships, and the benefits they can bring.
Rise to the top of your profession with apprenticeships
An apprenticeship can take you anywhere – on land, sea or air! They enable young people of all ages and from all backgrounds to progress and realise their ambitions.
Taking a different route into the world of work
University degrees don't always offer better employment outcomes says Mike Hill, chief executive of graduate careers experts Prospects. Apprenticeships can offer a different route to a career.
Top 5 reasons to hire an apprentice
Undoubtedly, an apprenticeship is a viable and beneficial option for school leavers to progress quickly in working life - but what are the benefits for employers?
National Apprenticeship Week 2015
With more and more of the UK’s most innovative companies now offering apprenticeships, this year’s National Apprenticeship Week will show just how far an apprenticeship can take you.
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