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Top 12 seasonal skills

Top 12 seasonal skills

How many do you have? With the festive season fast approaching, Manchester-based project management experts MOL (@MOLlearn) reveal the top 12 seasonal skills every household needs...
Robust Initial Diagnostic Assessment

Robust Initial Diagnostic Assessment

The Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) is a term we have all been familiar with for what seems a long time, although it has only...
SME firm triumphs at BCS backed National Apprenticeship Awards

SME firm triumphs at BCS backed National Apprenticeship Awards

Birmingham based Lander Automotive Ltd (@LanderAutomotiv) has won SME Employer of the Year at the National Apprenticeship Awards 2021. The BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT (@bcs) and RITTech sponsored category...
Students need to focus on practicing assessment skills, not just on catching up on lost learning

Students need to focus on practicing assessment skills, not just on catching up on lost learning

Students, teachers and parents are all tired of hearing about lost learning and the need for ‘catch up’ caused by the pandemic and I completely...
Painting & Decorating Lecturer Wins Purdy UK ‘Mentor of the Year’

Painting & Decorating Lecturer Wins Purdy UK ‘Mentor of the Year’

A Leeds College of Building lecturer has been named ‘Mentor of the Year’ by professional painting-tools specialists, Purdy UK.John Stevenson, a Painting & Decorating lecturer,...
Learning and development disconnect between women in tech and employers, finds Skillsoft research

Learning and development disconnect between women in tech and employers, finds Skillsoft research

Research reveals women’s desire for professional development and career advancement, but lack of opportunity in the workplace Today, Skillsoft (NYSE: SKIL), a global leader in corporate...
College Roofing Department Celebrates BMI Apprentice of the Year Win

College Roofing Department Celebrates BMI Apprentice of the Year Win

For the third year running, a Leeds College of Building student has won gold at the coveted BMI Apprentice of the Year 2021 competition. One...
Loughborough College trio scoop medals in World Skills competition

Loughborough College trio scoop medals in World Skills competition

A Loughborough College student scooped gold and two others won medals in the UK’s biggest skills competition. Grace Burton, 17, of Loughborough, won gold in...
North Wales college in UK top five at returning ‘Skills Olympics’

North Wales college in UK top five at returning ‘Skills Olympics’

COLEG CAMBRIA was again the leading Welsh college at the prestigious WorldSkills UK finals. The north east Wales institution picked up two gold medals, three...
Introverted entrepreneurs outnumber extroverts by more than two to one

Introverted entrepreneurs outnumber extroverts by more than two to one

A third (36%) of entrepreneurs describe themselves as an introvert versus just 15% as an extrovertMany would-be entrepreneurs may be put off starting out by...