Argos is creating digital retail leaders of the future

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When launching a five-year transformation programme in 2012 to reinvent itself as a “digital retail leader,” Argos realised that the succession of staff and filling a retail skills gap would be key to fast paced expansion. As the customer advisers on the ground were to be the leaders of tomorrow, the company launched Argos Apprenticeships, […]

Six Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Apprentice

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Hiring an apprentice in your business? Here are six ways you can both benefit from the relationship (1) Do it for the right reasons A business may form an apprenticeship programme for a corporate social responsibility initiative. However, this should not be the sole reason to recruit apprentices. Instead, think about the new skills you […]

Itec contract win to lay foundations for skills campaign

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Itec has won a contract with the Welsh Government expected to be worth more than £50m over the next four to six years. Itec Training Solutions, which has agreed a rolling package of training services, said the deal would act as “a foundation for growth and stability” in the campaign to give Welsh adults and […]