Elizabeth Hunt: “So what’s an apprenticeship?!”

The school leaver market is evolving. With the government committed to delivering three million apprenticeships by 2020 and a record number of 872,000 enrolled apprentices in the UK right now, training schemes are offering school leavers the opportunity to enter sectors that were once reserved for university graduates only. The challenge is ensuring those who…

Dave Clemens: The best way to talk to employees with depression

If your organisation has, say, 100 employees, statistics indicate you’ll have about seven who suffer from depressive disorders. And if your organization is like most, the majority of your employees – including managers – have no clear idea of how to talk about depression to colleagues who are clinically depressed. Now, not every depressed person…