Later this month sees the start of the National Career Guidance Shows, the UK’s leading series of free to visit conventions for people passionate about careers. This year the events are taking place in London, Leeds, Coventry and Bristol on 28 February, 8 March, 15 March and 22 March respectively.
The National Centre for Diversity Top 100 Index 2018 has been published and Prospects has risen four places to 43rd. This, alongside our nomination for UK Large Business of the Year at National Centre for Diversity Grand Awards, recognises our ongoing commitment to ensuring equality, diversity and inclusion remains part of our organisational DNA.
On Wednesday 17 January, employment experts, Prospects, hosts a conference in Birmingham on the future of business, employment solutions in light of Brexit, the untapped labour force at the Cube.
One of the best ways to understand what it would be like to work in a particular company or industry is work experience. However, this can be resource intensive and it is not always possible to go into an employment setting.
Ken Olisa, Shaw Trust Group’s Chairman, has been named a Knight Bachelor for services to business and philanthropy in this year’s New Year’s honours. Ken, who holds a number of roles alongside his work with Shaw Trust was awarded an OBE for his work with Thames Reach, a charity working to shelter and resettle the homeless in London, in 2010.