The Great Divide

  Since October 2010 we’ve been pleased to be able to lend our professional support to many local secondary school children within our area as part of a scheme to bring commerce into the classroom amongst the 13 to 18 year age groups. Introducing mentors from a wide range of companies at this stage can help to influence the students’ choice of subjects at GCSE or their thoughts of a career.  Led by the session facilitator, businesses like ours work with between six and sixteen students to: coach them on interview techniques, introduce practical examples from our industries, work with them on a series of case studies and give short lectures about our professions. What is pleasing and makes these … Read More >