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Your Responsibilities as an Employer of Apprentices

If you’re an employer and you’re thinking about setting up an apprenticeship programme, in response to the apprenticeship levy (see our article here), the chances are that you have a lots of questions with regards […]

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Is an apprenticeship programme right for my business?

If you’re not typically a company that employs apprentices and you don’t have an apprenticeship programme in place, it may be difficult to understand the reasons why other companies around you are doing so. After […]

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Staff Attrition – What it costs your business and one big step you can take to minimise it

Did you know that the average rate of staff attrition in the UK is 15%? That means, every year, fifteen out of every one hundred people are likely to leave your organisation. Of course, depending […]

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Can anyone become an apprentice?

If you’re considering starting an apprenticeship programme in your workplace, because of this weeks implementation of the Apprenticeship Levy – it makes sense to have a good understanding of the parameters you’ll need to work […]

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How to get your apprenticeship programme up and running

With the apprenticeship levy coming into play in in just a few days’ time, many organisations that might traditionally not have considered using apprentices are now trying to understand how to put an apprenticeship programme […]

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Apprenticeship Levy – Your Questions Answered

With the introduction of the apprenticeship levy just a few weeks away, we thought this would be a good time to summarise our answers to some of the most common questions we’ve been asked over […]

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How to increase your L&D budget by over 50% without it costing a penny

If you’re a medium to large company with an annual wage bill of over £3 million, you probably know by now that from the 1st April, your organisation will have to pay an additional compulsory […]

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How to future-proof your business through the Apprenticeship Levy

The Apprenticeship Levy is just a few weeks away, but as many as 1 in 3 companies still aren’t sure what it means for them. Over the last few weeks, we’ve offered a fair bit […]

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5 Apprenticeship Levy Myths Busted

The apprenticeship levy is just around the corner and will come into full effect on the 1st April. If your company has a PAYE bill of £3 million or more, you will be affected. Your […]

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PAYE bill over £3 million? Here’s how you can recover thousands back from the apprenticeship levy

If you have a PAYE bill of over £3 million, then you will start paying an additional tax on this in the form of an apprenticeship levy. This new levy comes into play from the […]

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