Articles from Neil Wolstenholme

Every young person can benefit from digital #mentoring, anytime, anywhere

This is the second of my articles on mentoring which followed the discussion I had during my lunch with my old friend, Andy.

How #Mentors Can Help Young People GROW Their Skills To Navigate Life’s Odyssey

We must do lunch I met Andy, an old schoolfriend of mine, for lunch recently.

Of Sugar And Spice And All Things Pay: The Gender Gap Starts At School

The gender pay gap has been in the news a lot recently, mainly driven by the new Gender Pay Gap (GPG) regulations introduced by the Government. These rules have encouraged around 10,000 of the largest employers in the UK to self-disclose their pay gap, which, by publishing this information, shames those with wide gaps into doing something about it. Theresa May has described the gender pay gap as a ‘burning injustice’.

T Levels and the quest for equal opportunities: Holy grail or empty vessel?

The whole purpose of the T Levels is to develop the skills which meet the business needs in the economy. In theory, they sound a great idea, but to do this you have to know what businesses want.

T Levels – Back To The Future At 16

The Need for a Brand New Qualification So, what’s wrong with the current education system in the UK? And why are T levels the missing ingredient that will fix this?