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Recruit, retain and upskill

July 5, 2023

There has never been a more important time to support Glasgow’s businesses in attracting, retaining and developing their workforce. That’s the expert view of Jim McHarg, Human Resources Director at…

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O’DonnellBrown – Climate Hero

July 5, 2023

Company: O’DonnellBrown Climate Hero Name: Michael Dougall, Architect/Director O’DonnellBrown are a creative community-driven and entrepreneurial Architecture practice. We are values-led team with a solid ethos of social and environmental responsibility.…

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No Wrong Path

June 29, 2023

Launched in 2017, #NoWrongPath is a  social media movement led   by  Developing  the Young Workforce which provides inspiration and reassurance to young people receiving their exam results. We recognise that…

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Volunteers’ Week 2023

June 6, 2023

2023 marks the 39th year of Volunteers’ Week (1-7 June)! Glasgow Chamber of Commerce will join thousands of charities and voluntary organisations recognising volunteers’ contributions across the UK. With this…

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Work Aware at S3 – Business opportunity to support young people

June 6, 2023

DYW Glasgow, in partnership with FARE Scotland, are launching a new programme called Work Aware at S3. The aim is to provide young people with different employer visits over the…

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Wheatley Group education bursary scheme to support its 400th customer

May 30, 2023

An education bursary scheme to help tenants living in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities will reach a major milestone this year.  Wheatley Group’s bursary programme will support its 400th…

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Glasgow school teams up with city business for new energy course

May 15, 2023

A Glasgow school offering a new course about the energy industry has teamed up with a city business to provide valuable work placements. Holyrood Secondary’s physics department recently introduced a…

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Young People Are Great

April 24, 2023

Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) are celebrating the achievements and resilience of young people across Scotland through the Young People Are Great campaign.   The social media campaign aims to:…

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Calling all Employers…It’s time to Maximise May!

April 24, 2023

During the months of May and June, under the umbrella of ‘Maximise May’, businesses had traditionally come together to support pupils who had either begun searching for post-school options or…

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Climate Hero – Kat McGinness, Silverburn

March 16, 2023

Name: Kat McGinness Company: Silverburn/Workman LLP Job Title: Environmental and Community Coordinator School matched with: Rosshall Academy How I chose this career path:  I have had lots of responsibility in…

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