Qualities of great leadership

Leadership is a very important role, whether the organisation is micro, small or large. Leaders play a very important part in the business, as this is the individual who will keep the employees feeling motivated, valued, respected and boost team morale. If I asked...

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How leadership influences employee behaviour

Leadership and management is important within any organisation, small or large and is the key to motivated, empowered and valuable employees, with a good leader you will see many positives.  Firstly, it is important that you know which leadership style you are and...

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Developing your employees with apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are being noticed as a great route to furthering employee’s knowledge within their current position, and also a great route for individuals wanting a career change but have little or no experience within the field. This is giving employees the...

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How to increase your productivity

Sometimes we are faced with challenges at work, such as time management, a full diary for your week ahead, a never-ending to-do list etc. To maintain these things and keep on top of them we need to ensure we are ensuring productivity. Read on to discover some tips,...

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How to set personal goals for 2018…

The New Year is approaching, a time to reflect on the year we are leaving behind and time to focus on prospects, some may struggle to decide the steps for achieving your goals. Firstly, I hope that you have had a great 2017 and achieved many things, whether this be...

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How to self-motivate…

Low motivation is popular amongst us, especially around this time of year… we have a few tips about how you can be sure that your motivation doesn’t get up and go. Motivation is the desire and willingness to do something which requires a great deal of enthusiasm and...

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Success for a Nottinghamshire Training Provider

Nottinghamshire based training provider delighted in winning Business Person of the Year Award category for the Chad Business Awards 2017   (Mansfield, UK (27th November 2017) - Tempest Management Training, the leading provider for Lincoln College and experts in the...

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What does 20% off-the-job really mean for employers?

Many employers are still getting to grips with the 20% off the job rules, what you really want to know is… what does this mean for you? This is not a new rule, it has been a part of apprenticeship programmes for a long time. According to the ESFA’s apprenticeships...

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What is your leadership style?

Have you ever wondered what style of leadership you naturally adopt within your position? Some maybe wondering, what exactly is meant by 'style' ? A leadership style is a range of techniques, traits and skills you can adopt within an role/organisation or team to...

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How to increase employee motivation

Are you wondering how to reach your employees potential by motivating and inspiring them? It is important that as leaders, that we develop and get the best out of our employees, this all comes down to your leadership capabilities and how well you motivate your team...

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Can apprenticeships lead to university?

Not sure what your options are or which path to take, don’t panic there are many ways you can kick start your career… Many people are under the assumption that you need A-levels to go to university, now apprenticeships are becoming more recognised, and a low-cost way...

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Apprenticeship or a University Degree?

Making those all-important decisions after you have finished school or college or having a career change can be very difficult as there are many pathways you can go down to kick-start your career. A question which is becoming more popular now is, which is better an...

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Apprenticeships: who is eligible?

Apprenticeships are employed work-based training programmes in which apprentices must work with experienced staff, this will lead apprentices to nationally recognised qualifications and/or achievement of an apprenticeship standard. Apprenticeships can take between one...

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Why should I further my education?

Dislike exams, classrooms and assignments? The benefits of overcoming these dislikes are endless… Many of us are ‘put off’ furthering our knowledge in our sectors because we have a certain persona of educational surroundings such as classrooms, exams and assignments,...

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5 Top tips to help you manage your workload

Drowning in post-it notes? Don’t let your workload get on top of you, we have a few solutions. Is there such thing as excellent time management? Even the most successful entrepreneurs can make decisions that cost them time, time in which could have been better spent...

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