World Meditation Day 2022

Written on: 20 May 2022

Written by: Anna Peart

Saturday 21st May 2022 is World Meditation Day – has there ever been a better time to begin practising a mindfulness technique that been proven to improve mental wellbeing?

For someone who has never practiced meditation, the thought of it can be daunting, but dedicating just 10 minutes a day to..

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What Happens After Completing an IT Apprenticeship?

Written on: 19 May 2022

Written by: Millie Whiteoak

Doing an apprenticeship is an amazing way to build experience and start a long-term career in the IT industry. During the programme, you’ll learn from industry experts, develop impressive technical skills, and hone some in-demand workplace behaviours. But what happens after your apprenticeship is..

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Can You Be Too Old for an Apprenticeship?

Written on: 16 May 2022

Written by: Frances Hardcastle

One of the biggest myths about apprenticeships is that they are only available to young people leaving school. The reality is very different. Around three quarters of apprentices in England are aged 19 and over, and the latest government statistics show that 47% of people starting an apprenticeship..

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Looking After Your Mental Health: Support & Resources for Apprentices

Written on: 12 May 2022

Written by: Anna Peart

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week 2022. While discussion around mental health should be encouraged every day of the year, awareness campaigns like this can be a great way to kickstart conversations, take time to focus on wellbeing, and champion the work of mental health organisations.

In..

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Understanding an Apprentice's Expectations of Their Employer

Written on: 11 May 2022

Written by: Baltic Apprenticeships

It is important that employers are aware of the expectations and duties that come with hiring an apprentice. An apprenticeship is a minimum of 12 months in which employers will be required to support their apprentice through their training and nurture them within the business.

In this blog, we’ll..

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EPA Preparation Tips: How to Succeed in Your Digital Marketer End Point Assessment

Written on: 6 May 2022

Written by: Frances Hardcastle

Every apprenticeship programme concludes with an End Point Assessment, often called the EPA. The idea of a final assessment can often be a little nerve wracking, but if you know what to expect, the whole thing becomes a lot more enjoyable!

In this blog, we’ll take you through the EPA process for..

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Apprentice of the Month - April 2022

Written on: 29 April 2022

Written by: Anna Peart

The lighter nights are here, the daffodils are blooming, and the faint aroma of BBQ is in the air – it’s safe to say that spring is well underway! While this month has been jam-packed with bank holidays, the 4-day week hasn’t stopped our apprentices from going above and beyond in their workplace…

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Data Analysis Jargon Buster

Written on: 14 April 2022

Written by: Millie Whiteoak

Are you keen to get started in the exciting world of data, but find the terminology difficult to digest? Don’t stress, we have the perfect blog to introduce you to all the relevant jargon! Our data analysis glossary gives you an alphabetised list of common technical terms that all data apprentices..

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Gen Z at Work: How are Generation Z Changing the Workplace?

Written on: 13 April 2022

Written by: Frances Hardcastle

Generation Z are turning 25. The generation born between 1997 and 2012 are often characterised as TikTok-obsessed teens, but the reality is that more than half of Gen Z are over 18 and are joining the workforce in droves.

Feel old yet? Fear not, gentle reader - allow this aged millennial to be..

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