Economic concerns don’t dampen the desire to hire

Economic concerns don’t dampen the desire to hire

UK employers are still keen to hire new staff despite a dip in confidence in the economy, but the right training and support for employees is needed to ensure they remain motivated and engaged, says leading training provider Intraining.

Ignition Training

An Ignition Training graduate at work

How I started up: Ignition Training

David Brazer of Ignition Training gives us an insight into what inspired him to launch his training social enterprise and how he made it happen...

UTC CGI

A CGI of the Sir Simon Milton Westminster University Technical College

New Central London UTC opens its doors

The University of Westminster-backed UTC specialises in transport, construction engineering, technology and innovation.

Bellway launches partnership with Learning Curve Group

Brenda McLeish, Learning Curve Group CEO and Jon Horan, Bellway plc construction director meet apprentices on site


Bellway launches partnership with Learning Curve Group

Newcastle-based Housebuilder Bellway has appointed training and recruitment services provider, Learning Curve Group, as their Apprenticeship Levy partner.

KPMG doubles number of apprenticeships in Scotland

Catherine Burnet, KPMG

KPMG doubles number of apprenticeships in Scotland

KPMG’s 2017 recruitment drive will boost the firm’s Scottish offices, after doubling its apprentice headcount from six in 2016, to 12 this year. An additional 60 graduates are also expected to begin this autumn, bringing the total intake figure in Scotland to 72.

Scottish Export Awards

Scottish Export Awards 2018

Scottish Export Awards open for nominations

Nominations for the 2017 Scottish Export Awards, sponsored by HSBC in association with Scottish Enterprise & Highlands and Islands Enterprise, are now open.