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Your other boss
Your other boss
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‘Lots of people will tell you how great it is not to have a boss. This is utter rubbish,’ says regular Quest contributor, Steve Bulleyment, director of Lincolnshire-based specialist auto locksmith company Car Key Man, ‘You’ll always have a boss until you’re financially independent – meaning you can sit at home and get paid to do nothing. If that’s you, well done. Respect. You did it right. If not, read on …
On hand to help and ready to listen
On hand to help and ready to listen
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Established to be the first point of contact for support, Veterans’ Gateway is a new service that can connect Veterans, their families and their carers to organisations that can help them with a range of issues, including those related to housing, finance, mental health and employment
A change for the better
A change for the better
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Most people who leave the Armed Forces transition effectively back into civilian life, but not everyone does. Stoll – the leading provider of supported housing for Veterans – helps the most vulnerable Service leavers by providing them with an affordable home to rent and the support they need to lead independent lives.
Transition to a career in technology
Transition to a career in technology
NEWS
Since the launch of AWS re:Start last year, numerous participants have completed the training programme, successfully transitioning into a career in technology
Specialist training consultancy proud to receive Bronze Award
Specialist training consultancy proud to receive Bronze Award
NEWS
FIDES is a specialist training consultancy delivering to clients across a wide spread of private and public sectors, including defence.
Military Veterans Recognised For Their Business Achievements
Military Veterans Recognised For Their Business Achievements
NEWS
New awards programme identifies business role models for service leavers to support them during resettlement and promote the value of military-gained skills in the wider UK workforce.
Students and Veterans work together to create RHS Chelsea Flower Show Garden
Students and Veterans work together to create RHS Chelsea Flower Show Garden
NEWS
Military Help for Heroes and Sparsholt College have announced their partnership for RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018.
A new benchmark in support for Veterans
A new benchmark in support for Veterans
COVER STORY
Service leavers seeking employment on civvy street – as well as assistance in areas such as housing, finance and mental health – can now take advantage of a new service: Veterans’ Gateway. It aims to provide a first point of contact for Veterans and their families who need support with a variety of needs. Here we focus on just a handful of those who have already benefited from its help with careers advice and employment
£1m electrical training centre set to open in Yorkshire
£1m electrical training centre set to open in Yorkshire
NEWS
Market leading electrical training course provider Trade Skills 4U (TS4U) is celebrating the launch of its new state-of-the-art training facility in Leeds, as it looks to target aspiring electricians in the Yorkshire and north-east.
Business start-up basics
Business start-up basics
NEWS
The UK is a great place to start your own business, says Sean Taylor, MD of Lockforce Ltd, and with so many new business start-ups waving the entrepreneurial flag, you’re not alone in your thinking. But could it become a reality?

Training See all

Construction Skills College | Building Trades - Kitchen Fitting
At Construction Skills College we offer Level 3 CTP and ELCAS approved training courses in plumbing, plastering, wall and floor tiling, carpentry, kitchen fitting, bricklaying, electrical installations and full packages including Complete Bathroom installations, Kitchen Installations, Complete Plastering, Property Developer, Multi-skilled.
West Midlands
Wiltshire College | Health & Safety
Wiltshire College works closely with local and regional employers in and around the South West, delivering a wide range of professional and vocational qualifications. As a provider of work-based learning programmes and bespoke training packages for business, our courses are all designed to enhance the skills sets of your employees, adding to their continual professional development.
South West

Jobs See all

Product Engineer | AviationEngineering - Electrical / ElectronicEngineering - MechanicalManagement and LeadershipTechnical Authorship
A vacancy exists within Marshall ADG for an experienced engineer to lead the technical elements of a complex upgrade to a fleet of military transport aircraft.
Marshall ADG

Univeristy See all

Edinburgh Business School | Accountancy & Book Keeping
Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University. We have been delivering postgraduate management education to our students for over 25 years.
International
The College of Osteopaths | Health Care and Nursing
Have you ever thought about working in healthcare? Have you ever considered osteopathy? Our Osteopathy degree/integrated Masters - accredited by the General Osteopathic Council - is the only course of its kind in the UK. It's ideal if you need something that's flexible to accommodate your career/family commitments. Two virtually identical programmes delivered in Stoke-on-Trent and in London, with the option to transfer between the two. Delivered in partnership with the College of Osteopaths, this course is the UK's only 100 per cent part-time pathway into osteopathy.
Greater London, West Midlands