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    Personnel Today Awards 2020 winners: NHS praised for Covid response

    The NHS team celebrate winning the first of three awards, including overall winner. NHS England and Improvement has been crowned the overall winner at this year’s Personnel Today Awards. In a year in which thousands clapped for the NHS on doorsteps, the organisation was the clear winner for the “best of the best” prize after […] More

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    Co-op to offer “hundreds” of apprenticeships

    The Co-operative Group will offer “hundreds more retail apprenticeships” in a bid to drive greater social mobility and make use of greater flexibility in funding. The organisation commissioned a report with the University of Warwick’s Institute for Employment Research, looking at how employers in two of its key sectors – food retail and funerals – […] More

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    Personnel Today Awards 2020: Winners revealed on Thursday

    There are just three days to go until the Personnel Today Awards 2020 and there is still time to register to watch the winners be revealed. The awards, which celebrate the best achievements and innovations in HR and L&D, will take place virtually this year, but you will still have the opportunity to network with […] More

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    Sharp rise in apprenticeships ending in redundancy

    Westend61/REX/Shutterstock The number of apprenticeships ending in redundancy is now two-thirds higher than in 2019, provisional figures show, as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to cut a swathe through jobs in several sectors. Data obtained by the BBC under the Freedom of Information Act shows that between March and July, 1,033 people in England were withdrawn […] More

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    Personnel Today Awards 2020: Apprenticeship Employer of the Year shortlist

    The Co-op team receive the Apprenticeship Employer of the Year prize at the Personnel Today Awards 2019 event The 2020 Personnel Today Awards winners will be announced next week. Three worthy firms have made it onto the Apprenticeship Employer of the Year shortlist for their commitment to their apprentices, and provision of fulfilling training. MBDA […] More

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    RAD Awards 2021 open for entries

    The 2021 RAD Awards have opened for entries as the search for the very best in employer branding, talent attraction and recruitment advertising begins for the 31st time. Celebrating the talented people, innovative ideas and brave clients, the RAD Awards have unveiled the categories and criteria for the next awards, on an amended timetable due […] More