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“You still require 3 million apprenticeship starts Minister?” By Tony Allen

23rd June 2017

So, the latest apprenticeship vacancy advertisement stats have been published. These show a drop from an average of 15,000 or so a month to just 70 in May….yes 70! Now I suspect that something has gone wrong with the data collection and that 70 is not the true figure, (at least I hope that it…

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It’s the process, stupid! By Tony Allen

4th May 2017

I don’t know about you, but I really don’t know what is going on at the moment. Almost every conversation I have these days is met with a wringing of hands and shaking of heads. In the fifteen years that I have been involved, I have never known the sector and employers for that matter,…

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