The meaning of passion

The meaning of passion

Here I am, sitting in a hospice, holding hands with a very sick old lady. This sort of experience makes you contemplate what is really important to us in our ever busy lives. Is it how far up the ladder we have risen, how big a house we have bought or how many cars...
A lesson from afar

A lesson from afar

A message from Richard….. As I’m writing this there’s a chill wind blowing over the Black Mountains of the Languedoc, the sun is bright, and I’m ignoring the urge for another glass of vin rouge. And if you think I’ve been ignoring you, well, I have; I’m hiding...
Reveal the mystery

Reveal the mystery

As many employers are finding out the #apprenticeshiplevy is about to hit them… in principle it is a great idea as a mechanism to encourage employers to invest in training and staff development but as is often the case the road to implementation has been rocky...
Its coming, its coming

Its coming, its coming

So, it is Apprenticeship week and there is a lot of discussion around the topic of the new Apprenticeship Levy. With many organisations growing well at the moment in the events industry, one thing to keep in mind, with your growth, is that all companies who have a...

Use it or lose it!

Event Apprenticeships: ‘Use it or Lose it’ says Realise           21st February 17, UK: Realise, the event industry’s first approved training provider for event apprenticeships, have urged the industry to ‘use it or lose it’ when it comes to the apprenticeship levy,...