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Inspiring fresh starts

Inspiring fresh starts

With a broad range of client needs, it can be challenging to provide access to the right support at the right time. Each client is likely to be at different points in their journey to a new career and will undoubtedly have issues that they need help with. Key to ensuring that they can progress … Continue reading Inspiring fresh starts

Help clients prepare for their successful 2019

Help clients prepare for their successful 2019

Whether a client is looking for a new direction following redundancy, needs information to help them with a job application or wants to discover more about the training and/or learning opportunities that will help them get back into work, Kudos AD gives clients the flexibility to get the information that they need to help them … Continue reading Help clients prepare for their successful 2019

What’s On Your Naughty or Nice List?

What’s On Your Naughty or Nice List?

As you are nearing the end of this term and looking forward to a well-deserved break, no doubt you’ve started at least thinking about preparing for the year ahead too. We all have certain tasks and projects that we prefer over others, but ultimately we all know that the work needs to be done. Let … Continue reading What’s On Your Naughty or Nice List?

Delivering careers guidance in job clubs

Delivering careers guidance in job clubs

Job clubs are growing in number throughout the UK, offering community-based support to help local job seekers to find work. Often run by volunteers, job clubs offer a vital support mechanism. A growing number of job clubs are using Kudos AD to help job seekers. Arun is a volunteer coordinator at one job club. Arun … Continue reading Delivering careers guidance in job clubs

5 tips for writing the best UCAS personal statement!

5 tips for writing the best UCAS personal statement!

As we approach the end of the year, no doubt many of your students will be considering applying to university in January 2019. Writing a personal statement will be at the top of their, and your, agenda. But, how do you actually write a ‘top-notch’ personal statement? It is a big part of their application … Continue reading 5 tips for writing the best UCAS personal statement!

Is artificial intelligence the future for student results?

Is artificial intelligence the future for student results?

Earlier in the year, the TES reported that artificial intelligence could take over from humans in the marking of student exam papers – but how much do we actually trust a computer to mark a student’s work? At a conference, organised by the Westminster Education Forum and held to debate the future of England’s exam … Continue reading Is artificial intelligence the future for student results?

Take a fresh look at the statutory guidance from the Department for Education

Take a fresh look at the statutory guidance from the Department for Education

In January 2018, the Department for Education published the long-awaited updated statutory guidance for governing bodies, school leaders and staff, shortly followed by the statutory guidance for further education colleges and sixth form colleges in February 2018. Well, the truth is that probably feels like a lifetime ago so we thought we’d provide a curated … Continue reading Take a fresh look at the statutory guidance from the Department for Education

Careers advice for GCSE students getting their results

Careers advice for GCSE students getting their results

Thousands of students will get their GCSE results in August. These results will affect their decisions on what to do next and it is important for them to consider their options carefully and seek careers advice where appropriate. Students will consider whether to leave school, stay on in a sixth form, go to college or … Continue reading Careers advice for GCSE students getting their results

Are you getting value for money?

Are you getting value for money?

A member of the CASCAID team was speaking with one of our long-standing customers to ensure the best value is being received from our solutions and services. The customer in question subscribes to our standard Kudos package which amongst many features gives access to LMI, live apprenticeships information, post-16 courses available at local providers and … Continue reading Are you getting value for money?