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Podcast Take Over – Edtech for future talent

Edtech podcast, an established podcast that gets behind the personalities in global education innovation & edtech. Join 1,500 listeners each week, from 141 countries, to hear from educators across early years, schools, higher & further education, plus investors, startups, bluechips, Government and students. We are taking over the LIVE podcasts for National Apprenticeship Week in a special feature - ‘Edtech for future talent’. This will be broadcast on 7th March 2018. We’ll be focussing on the technology used to explore careers and then connect, match and provide opportunities for young people with the needs of employers and apprenticeship programmes.

GetMyFirstJob & iDEA

 iDEA and GetMyFirstJob are pleased to announce an innovative new partnership to help young people gain the right social and professional skills to take the first step into a great job and career.

Guest Blog: What 1,000 CVs and job specs revealed about apprenticeship skills

Vinit Patel, COO of Filtered came to us for anonymised candidate profiles which we provided so he could write this blog piece. Read below and be sure to check out the other blogs Vinit and his team have written here.

How to make employment assessment enjoyable - use a challenging gaming app!

Providing direction based on attributes, advising candidates on suited industries and roles.

Do you think there is an issue in recruiting emerging talent?

John Parkes, Partnership Director at GetMyFirstJob talks candidly about recent findings from a survey that asked – what does a good job look like from both parties’ perspective?

Apprenticeships - A review of last year and leaping into 2018.

The 31st marks end of the first month in 2018, and our CEO reflects back on the year ahead and how last year was probably the most tumultuous year in the world of Apprenticeships and Further Education.

GDPR Thoughts from our CEO

David Allison reviews the challenges of new data rules for businesses and training providers