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12
Feb

What Future Skills will everybody need?

What Future Skills will everybody need? We’ve discussed how quickly the world of work is changing, and with that, our skills need to change too. Of course, technology plays a key role in how industries adapt to change, but we also need our workforce to be adequately skilled in dealing with this digital shift. Below, we’re looking more closely at

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12
Feb

Understanding and Embracing Digital Leadership

Understanding and Embracing Digital Leadership Digital leadership is becoming an expectation in many organisations. It refers to a process where leaders and managers put strategies in place using the company’s digital assets to reach their business goals. It’s a forward thinking and proactive approach to business which allows the latest technologies to be at the heart of business growth. eCommerce,

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8
Feb

Matthew Connell: My journey as an Apprentice at Key Training Ltd.

Once I completed Sixth Form I was eager to get into a working environment and for me the best way to do so was using an apprenticeship. Not long after applying for different roles on the apprenticeship website I was invited in for a recruitment day at Key Training. Only a few days later I successfully gained an interview for

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31
Jan

Effective Problem-Solving Strategies

Effective Problem-Solving Strategies In every business environment problem solving is necessary. Even at entry level you will come across situations where your initiative and problem-solving skills come into play. Understanding some of the strategies behind problem solving and how to apply them can position you perfectly for your next career move. Problem solving strategies vary dependent on the task in

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31
Jan

National Apprenticeships Week 2022: Discover More with Key Training

National Apprenticeships Week 2022: Discover More with Key Training National Apprenticeship Week has come around again. In 2022 the celebration is back from 7th until 13th February and at Key Training we are offering an extensive range of discovery events, giving you the chance to find out more about some of our most popular apprenticeships. The week is celebrated across

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9
Dec

PURSUING AN APPRENTICESHIP IN 2022

Pursuing an Apprenticeship in 2022 Finding success in your career does not mean you need a university degree. Professional success is more than possible through different routes and in the current climate, more people are keen to get to work and gain in-work experience as opposed to pursuing years of academic study. Learners have plenty of opportunities and there is

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9
Dec

How Apprentices can be used in Different Areas of your Business

How Apprentices can be used in Different Areas of your Business We are living in a candidate’s market, where applicants to new roles have plenty of choice and do not have to take the first job they are offered. Employers need to do more to boost their business and offering something extra may be necessary to help keep talent within

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29
Nov

Intermediate Apprenticeships and your Business

How can Intermediate Apprenticeships Benefit your Business? Apprenticeships have become much more commonplace in the average business. More than simply a way to bring new employees on board, apprenticeships have become the key method of training for many organisations. They can effectively replace in-house training programmes and get your staff to the level of qualification you and they desire. Intermediate

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29
Nov

What’s next after Kickstart?

What’s next after Kickstart: How Key Training can help your Business The government’s Kickstart Scheme launched on 2nd September 2020 to counteract the impact of Coronavirus on employers and young people looking for work. The £2bn fund looked to create thousands of 6-month work placements for people aged 16 to 24 and supported businesses to do so via grant funding.

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29
Nov

Tackling E-Commerce with Apprenticeships

The Future is Data: Does your Business have the Skillset to Survive? Data roles are on the rise in organisations of all shapes and sizes. Many businesses have significant amounts of quality data, but don’t know where to being to use it successfully, which is where qualified data professionals come in. 68% of organisations were hiring for Chief Data Officer

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