Can degree apprenticeships and undergraduate degrees be equal?

Can degree apprenticeships and undergraduate degrees be equal?

Pearson College London’s Ben Hughes has suggested that ‘degree apprenticeships and degrees can be equal’ and that degree apprenticeships should not be viewed “as the poor relation of academic education”. This statement comes after the educational academic Baroness...
What are the benefits of personal development?

What are the benefits of personal development?

Personal development is a way of improving yourself and is a lifelong process. It’s a way of maximising your potential, as well as improving skills, qualities and setting goals. One of the ways of personally developing is by undertaking a course that furthers your...
How do you support an apprentices’ mental health?

How do you support an apprentices’ mental health?

The mental health of young people appears to be high up on the agenda for many at the moment and this is a great thing to see. However, a culture shift is necessary to ensure that they talk openly about their state of mind and for them to be able to seek the right...
How will the 2017 General Election affect Apprenticeships?

How will the 2017 General Election affect Apprenticeships?

As we are all aware by now the general election will be taking place on June 8th. There is one main question that we keep asking about this shock election, how will apprenticeships be affected? Well, there are a number of slight changes that each party has announced....
What priceless skills can you learn from a comedian?

What priceless skills can you learn from a comedian?

There is a lot more to a comedian, especially stand-up comedians, than just being funny. They demonstrate an amazing skill set, as well as showing vulnerability and having the ability to turn a negative situation into something positive. The most noteworthy skills are...