If you have a friend who would benefit……..

Help is out there from Law Care and others for problems with stress, anxiety, alcohol issues and addiction. The case histories include senior lawyers from some of the top firms.

https://www.lawcare.org.uk/

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Germany’s Apprenticeship System Struggling?

One of the strengths of the German Wirtschaftswunder is the vocational training system. I keep attending events where the UK’s skills crisis is discussed – a crisis that has been continuing for at least a decade. One of the points that keeps coming up (in the West Midlands at least) is that we have too many graduates and too few apprentices.

This article from Reuters suggests that all is not now well with the German system, with a shortage of candidates. Guess what? More young people are being encouraged to go to university.

Ever get the feeling that there is no perfect system?

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-germany-education-insight/on-the-job-training-a-german-export-hit-losing-favor-at-home-idUSKBN1KH1GO

Website Problems

I have tried to log into the Iwan Thomas Associates website content management system to update the site. For some reason access is being denied (a problem for many others, according to the support forum).

Until the issue is sorted out, any updates, interesting offers and so on will appear on this blog – so keep visiting!