Articles from Kirsty McHugh

Podcast with ERSA's Kirsty McHugh

We have a chat with ERSA Chief Executive Kirsty McHugh at the ERSA annual conference.

Kirsty McHugh on supply chain management in employability

Kirsty McHugh CEO ersa fenews interview from the Welfare to Work Conference 2012   Kirsty discusses how to gain the maximum from supply chains in Employment related services Kirsty McHugh, CEO of ersa, discusses how to gain the maximum from supply chains in employment-related servicesClick on the video below to hear what Kirsty had to say at the Welfare to Work 2012 conference:

The Cathartic Nature of Clearing One’s Desk...

One of the joys of changing jobs is the cathartic nature of clearing one’s desk: ripping out the contents of notebooks for recycling, stumbling across Christmas cards from long gone colleagues, and, in my case, locating the original file of papers detailing ERSA’s set up.

Let's close the race and ethnic employment gap: Taking that knowledge and drive into my next role

Some of you might have picked up that I am finally, after eight years, moving jobs.

Do you fancy a challenge?

Do you fancy a challenge? These were the words which launched the Government’s new Challenge Fund and it appears the answer from a lot of you is ‘yes’.

Celebrate the good times

June is most definitely the month to celebrate in ERSA-land. Not only do we have national Employability Day looming on 29 June, where employment support organisations the length and breadth of the UK fling open their doors to welcome the great, the good and the merely interested, but we also have the sector’s national awards.

Even now, Mental Health is still an underdog issue

We’re awash with ‘weeks’ nowadays – celebratory or educational. Often, at ERSA, we’re asked to support these events and we do so, where we can, with the requisite tweets and blogs.

Carry on regardless

Sometimes working with central Government feels akin to a carry on film. 

If Brexit means Brexit, what does it mean for the labour market?

Today marks a significant moment in UK history with Theresa May formally firing the starting gun for the process of the UK leaving the EU by triggering Article 50.

A party and a weeping chairman: ERSA Awards open for entries!

Once a year my chairman sits in front of me and cries. This is not entirely my fault, in case you are wondering, rather the impact of some of the winners of the ERSA annual Employability Awards.

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