David Docherty, CEO of the National Centre for Universities and Businesses (NCUB) and Chairman of Placer, explains how work experience can be used to inspire SMEs and help recruit the talent needed to power innovation.
Leader of Manchester City Vincent Kompany has achieved a personal ambition by obtaining a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree, comparing management of personal finances to running a business.
UK organisations are currently losing £100m every year because of job-related stress, depression and anxiety. This figure could rise if remote workers are poorly managed.
There have been significant changes to the scoring of GCSEs and as far as I?m concerned, this decision is completely bonkers.
Last week thousands of students were on tenterhooks waiting for the results that would define their last two years of studying A-Levels. But while universities are vocal, what role are businesses playing in this process?
Charlie Mullins opens fire, declaring universities are cash-hungry fraudsters and insisting schoolchildren needn?t buy into them for business success.
The eye popping outturn of the general election combined with subsequent events I am sure makes most of us despair of our political classes. What is going on in Britain today and what can be done
Currency fluctuations always mean some businesses come out on top while others are left in the dust but in a sector analysis, which industries fare the worst from a weak pound
The CIPD has reported that we are ‘sleepwalking into a low-value, low-skills economy post-Brexit?. Simply put, we don’t have the right skills and it’s produced quite a gap between the UK and other countries.
Far from giving schools a grade based on exam performance, the education system should have to show value by demonstrating student job success.
Former Dragons’ Den investor James Caan discusses Global Entrepreneurship Week and the important role business mentoring in schools can play in driving entrepreneurship.
Inspiring people to become entrepreneurs is a noble cause, unless, of course, you’re talking about what’s happening with The Apprentice on BBC1.