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Apprentice Stories – Ermiya Eskandary

From a very young age Ermiya loved all things ‘tech’. Encouraging this passion, Ermiya’s uncle sat him down at the age of 8 and taught him all about ‘C’ (in Ermiya’s words the “mother of all programming languages”. (‘C’ is a general-purpose programming language that...

Apprentice Stories – Inushka Sachdeva

How did your academic choices influence your current career pathway? “Academically,” Inushka said “I experienced some real highs and lows during my schooling.” After attaining reasonable GCSE’S, Inushka took the initiative to secure a part-time job at the Halifax bank...

Apprentice Stories – Jamie Clapham

Why did you choose an apprenticeship? Even back when he was in secondary school, Jamie didn't believe that university was the right choice for him. Jamie felt he wasn’t that great at exams despite achieving A-level Sociology and BTEC Law and Business qualifications....

Apprentice Stories – Owen Mcintyre

Why did you choose an apprenticeship? Owen said, “I never wanted to go to university. Without a set career path, I felt it would be a waste of time deep diving into one subject when I did not know what field I wanted to work in. I also felt like attending Uni was not...

Apprentice Stories – Sam Jacobs

Why did you choose an apprenticeship? At 17 when completing sixth form Sam said “I just didn't feel confident picking one subject that I definitely wanted to study for a 3-4yr period and did not want to just follow the crowd.” Like so many other students around this...

People Analytics: Unlocking the value of HR

People are an organisation’s greatest asset and HR is an essential contributor to company strategy and competitive advantage. As a result, the profession is increasingly called on to quantify their impact on the bottom line. However, the precise value of core...