September 10th saw World Suicide Awareness Day, organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). The purpose of the day was to raise awareness around the globe that suicide can be prevented with charities, royals and employers working hard to highlight what has often been a taboo subject.
Andy Thornton is the HRD Business Partner (Learning & Development) for Merseytravel and the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority. Sysco have been working with both the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and Merseytravel to deliver bespoke Management and Business Administration qualifications. Sysco are proud to have been working with Merseytravel during 2019 and nominated them …
Employability and the skills for proving work readiness are crucial to standing out from the crowd when it comes to the application process.
With Sysco, our courses embed employability as part of the curriculum to not only teach traditional subjects like business and English but to ensure that our students complete employability and enrichment sessions to help them be successful once they enter the world of work.
Employer buy-in is an intrinsic part of providing a comprehensive training solution that ensures both the employer and employee gain the full benefit from their training programme. Sysco has long prioritised an effective employer engagement strategy and this article spells out why we think it’s important in this new employer-led environment.