Better together

Better Together

Boards & management teams are under closer scrutiny now than ever before.  The Commissioner, Banks, Auditors and the usual agencies are all paying close attention now that the EFS safety net has been removed; the high wire has been raised to make the fall from grace that much harder. Some have argued that this is a

Maths and English

Reformed Maths and English Qualifications

    Rockborn Management Associate Christine Edwards has produced a blog post on the reformed Maths and English qualifications due to come online in September 2019. GCSE Maths and English resits for young people are so unfair… Functional Skills are a sound alternative that will be even more relevant when the reformed Maths and English qualifications

The Apprenticeship Levy

    Rockborn Associate Colin Gordon has produced a blog post on his experiences of the Apprenticeship Levy. Colin goes onto say…. “It’s been an interesting first year with the new Apprenticeship Levy. I’ve found it fascinating listening to the various views on whether this is better or worse than previous iterations; how poor the