Stakeholder soup

Stakeholder soup

While taking in the insights and questions shared at Symposium’s Apprentice and School Leaver Conference in December, several themes began to emerge.  One in particular related to the power and influence of stakeholders.  Whether persuading a traditional law firm to...
When the levy breaks

When the levy breaks

Of all the interesting areas covered at Symposium’s flagship Apprentice and School Leaver conference on 3rd December 2015, none sparked as much debate as the impending apprenticeship levy and the accompanying changes to the funding of apprentice training.  Listening...
Do you see what I see?

Do you see what I see?

Sitting on a careers panel at TeenTech Surrey this month, looking out onto the expectant faces of the young people and their parents, it prompted me to imagine what it must be like making early-stage career and educational choices today. As human beings we champion...