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National Apprenticeship Week: There’s no better way to work than earning while you are learning, Notebook

National Apprenticeship Week: There’s no better way to work than earning while you are learning

I believe that apprenticeships are vitally important for two reasons, firstly they give young people the opportunity to gain the practical skills they need, and secondly to ensure that the country as a whole can support and grow its manufacturing industry.

By | Notebook | Monday, 11 March 2013 at 2:44 pm

‘I’m not unemployable, so why won’t you employ me?’: Motivation levels can dwindle – and it’s not surprising, Eagle Eye

‘I’m not unemployable, so why won’t you employ me?’: Motivation levels can dwindle – and it’s not surprising

Hundreds of applications to various roles later, I’m yet to receive any feedback on any of my interview techniques, my CV’s strength or any of my abilities. I’m not unemployable and I doubt the millions of other unemployed people are.

By | Eagle Eye, Notebook | Wednesday, 23 January 2013 at 4:00 am

Why the Roundhouse is more than just a rock venue, Arts

Why the Roundhouse is more than just a rock venue

Youth ambassador, radio presenter and stand-up poet Jack Rooke explores the benefits of an alternative skills-based education at one of London’s premiere performing arts venues – The Roundhouse.

By | Arts, Music | Tuesday, 9 October 2012 at 10:32 am

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