The route into becoming a Solicitor has always been perceived as being strictly academic, and not largely supported by the vocational route. The traditional route is: Degree Law School Law Exams Trainee position Called to the bar However, whilst traditional subjects, such as Law are of enormous value and should be encouraged, vocational subjects, such … Continue reading The Solicitor Degree Apprenticeship
Category: Product Development
The construction of the new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset, is big – and I mean VERY BIG. Due to officially switch on in the middle of the next decade (if nuclear reactors switch on?), it is predicted that Hinkley Point C will provide around 7% of the country’s electricity, and the … Continue reading Hinkley C – Powering the future
At CASCAID we want to provide the most accurate, up-to-date impartial careers information. As a result we are constantly carrying out research into our career profiles, and updating them accordingly. We are also studying the very latest job vacancy data, and using it to identify and create new job profiles. This enables us to provide … Continue reading Take a look at our new career profiles!
Yesterday was spent in the company of Nottingham-based photographer, Yvonne Lishman. I interviewed Yvonne last year about her career, and she kindly offered to give some photography training to the information team here at CASCAiD. The initial training in October went really well and Yvonne offered a follow up session, so my colleague Michael and … Continue reading Seeing the light with Yvonne Lishman
Last week, I attended an event at the Westminster Education Forum, which looked at how ICT is utilised in schools and also by young people in the home. This event was of real interest to us, as the technology which is available in schools has a significant impact on our product developments. For example, the … Continue reading Engaging young people through ICT