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Vocational education cannot be an afterthought, business leaders say

15.08.23 Business and education leaders are calling for urgent reform and investment for vocational education, amid reports of chronic...

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How can we make a career in the North’s tech industry open for everyone?

17.01.23 By Tristia Harrison, Chief Executive Officer at TalkTalk Success demands luck as well as judgment. We knew when we...

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Q&A with Arcadis construction apprentice Carys Marsh

18.03.22 Developing a skilled, productive workforce is fundamental to the Northern Powerhouse. According to recent Government data, apprenticeship numbers...

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