• Creeping complexity has reached critical levels in FE

    There is a theme across four stories in FE Week today which combined might suggest there is a critical business problem with funding rules and data requirements – complexity. Let’s look at the stories in turn. 1. ESFA finds achievement rate data ‘unreliable’. Behind the scenes the ESFA audit teams continue to grapple with providers

    11.20 Apr. 5th, 2019 | Opinion

  • What do employers really want from an apprenticeship provider?

    Employers are becoming increasingly savvy about what they want from training providers. Annette Allmark explains exactly how to make your pitch stand out and win more business It’s almost six months since the levy was introduced, enough time to make an initial assessment. After a snapshot survey in August, we discovered that employers struggle to

    5.00 Sep. 26th, 2017 | Opinion