Here at CASCAID, we are very excited to be part of this year’s Leicester Business Festival (LBF). LBF is the first two-week business festival ever to be run in the UK and, in its third year it is by far, the largest of its kind. The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) played a key role in … Continue reading Join CASCAID’s workshop and be part of this year’s Leicester Business Festival.
Following the news last week for updates on A-level results and data, it struck me that there is so much information available for young people today. I felt quite overwhelmed by it all and wondered how students must be feeling about it all? And, no doubt I’ll be feeling the same this week as we … Continue reading Where do you start?
CASCAID works on a number of European Lifelong Guidance projects to support the development of research and policy in our sector of career development. Over the past three years, CASCAID has been working in partnership with UPCNET and Educaweb in Spain and Pluriversum in Italy on ‘Guidance through Entrepreneurship Mind-sets’ (GEM) which aims to encourage … Continue reading GEM Project Update
With all of the recent excitement around the announcement of Doctor Who’s 13th Time Lord, the team at CASCAID thought it might be time to add in a new career choice to our ever-popular Kudos. Whilst some of our Kudos users will find Time Lord on their list of suggested careers this is obviously just … Continue reading CASCAID add new career choice to Kudos – Time Lord
With an ever-changing workplace landscape, it is even more important for young people to make the right choices for them about their future. Being on ‘work experience’ and interacting with people who they haven’t encountered before helps young people to develop skills and can help to confirm whether or not it is the type of … Continue reading Work experience week at CASCAID
Wherever you’re moving on to, we’ve got you covered in our Moving On Results Day Guide 2017. We are very happy that the new NUS President, Shakira Martin is introducing our guide this year. Shakira is a fantastic role model and a source of inspiration for all young people and she has a few words of advice … Continue reading The Moving On 2017 Results Day Guide Is Here
We are talking all things 'CASCAID Manager' this week as part of our 'CASCAID Manager 5 day challenge'! We have started with a five day poll on twitter (click here to take part if you haven't already) and given out a link to one our free CASCAID Manager resources. Today, we look in more detail … Continue reading CASCAID Manager – a careers guidance tracking tool
It is ‘busy, busy, busy’ here at CASCAID as we get ready to launch our newly updated version of Kudos on Thursday 1st June. We’re all excited; it’s looking great! At the same time, it is business as usual, as we continue to provide young people, teachers and advisers with the best services to inspire … Continue reading ‘Kudos supports our CEIAG programme’ say Horizon Community College
Back in December, CASCAID attended the kick-off meeting in Naples for a new Erasmus+ European Project looking at implementing non-formal training for ex-offenders across Europe. The Innovative ways of including low qualified ex offender to the labour market (INforEX) project is a cooperation of a range of organisations from six nations; Cyprus, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, … Continue reading INforEX
Our Sales and Marketing Manager, Damian Mawdsley, was invited to attend a CIOLA meeting in December. Read all about his encounter with the ‘Who’s Who’ of Career Guidance. A few weeks ago I was asked if I wanted to attend a meeting of a group called CIOLA. CASCAID were due to sponsor the event, and … Continue reading Who are CIOLA?