Julia Ambler

April 29, 2019
Apprenticeships - Not Just an Alternative to University

Apprenticeships – Not Just an Alternative to University

The trades aren’t just an alternative to University. We think a trade qualification is equal to a University Degree and you also don’t come away with a massive debt. Think about it if you have a Ph.D. and you’re at home on a Saturday night in December and your aircon […]
April 3, 2019
Smart Employment Solutions - Apprenticeship Pathways

How to Start your Journey as an Apprentice

Considering an Apprenticeship? If you or a friend is considering a career in the trades – it is a great pathway to a very exciting future and an opportunity to earn serious money. It gives you the ability to work in your chosen field immediately and you don’t have to […]
February 13, 2019
Seeing the Value in Your Apprentice

Seeing the Value in Your Apprentice

It’s a pretty common understanding to all business owners and managers that you will come across employees who will cause you issues at some stage during their employment period. This shouldn’t stop you from seeing the value in your apprentice though.  This is natural – no one person has the […]
January 21, 2019

Media Release: Palaszczuk Govt Invests in More Apprentices for Queensland

The Queensland Government recently released a media statement on Friday 18th January saying the Palaszczuk Government is committed to growing the number of apprentices across the state, to ensure Queensland has the skilled workers it needs for the future which is great news for apprentices and businesses alike throughout the […]
January 14, 2019
Become the ‘Meister’ of Your Own Destiny!

Become the ‘Meister’ of Your Own Destiny!

Dual training is not a new concept. If you are the type of person who prefers to learn things by doing them, Germany has a fine-tuned vocational education and training system to ensure approximately half a million young Germans enter the workforce annually. The main characteristic of this dual system […]