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Leeds Manufacturing Live Event at the UTC in Leeds

Leeds Manufacturing Live Event at the UTC in Leeds

What an event! Last Friday morning our Managing Director, Craig Burton, chaired the Leeds Manufacturing Live event which took place at the UTC in Leeds. The room was filled with 100 Year 11 students who all have a passion for manufacturing and engineering and they grilled a panel of manufacturingRead More

CIPD Training Courses – BOOK NOW!

CIPD Training Courses – BOOK NOW!

We are delighted to announce that, in conjunction with DPG, we are now able to offer our clients and contacts discounted CIPD Level 3 and 5 training qualifications. The training will be delivered by Michael Millward MSc FCIPD, former CIPD National Council Member and Branch Chair, and will take placeRead More

FROM AUTOMOTIVE APPRENTICE TO MECHANICAL ENGINEERING UNDERGRADUATE – JACK’S STORY

FROM AUTOMOTIVE APPRENTICE TO MECHANICAL ENGINEERING UNDERGRADUATE – JACK’S STORY

Apprenticeships may not always be the direct route to a dream job but they can often open up a wealth of career ideas and opportunities that help to guide young people on the right path. Jack Sumner from Wakefield had been sure from a young age that he wanted toRead More

A parents guide to a career in manufacturing

Many Leeds businesses are struggling to attract young people into a career in manufacturing and there’s a real shortage of young people in the sector. If we don’t start taking this more seriously, a future skills shortage could affect our economy massively. It’s no surprise that manufacturing & engineering graduatesRead More

Recruit for attitude, train for skills!

Recruit for attitude, train for skills!

Did you know that our personalities are largely formed by the age of 4? Personality is the combination of thoughts, emotions and behaviours that makes us all unique. It’s the way we each view, understand and relate to the outside world, as well as how we see ourselves. The rightRead More