Young people squash stigmas with social action

Young people lead the way in raising awareness of mental healthRead more

Flexibility key to ensuring a skilled workforce is in place to fill future county skill gaps

What does flexibility mean in the workplace and how can we encourage more options to ensure we meet the skills gap of the futureRead more

Seasonal jobs - a great way to start a new career

With lots of Xmas vacancies being advertised, Louise Latta talks about the benefits of seasonal jobs.Read more

Nuclear industry calls out for more women

The nuclear sector is trying to attract more women into its ranks, will it succeed?Read more

Digital skills for the 4th Industrial Revolution - what do we really need?

What is the 4th Industrial Revolution - how do we prepare for it?Read more

Callout for mentors in the Agribusiness sector

For Cumbria, Agribusiness is an important sector, find out why we need more mentors to inspire young people.Read more

Our NCS journey and making a video for mental health

A team from Barrow talk about their NCS experience and how they decided to create a video for mental healthRead more

NCS has been a turning point in my life

Read about Shannon's experience on NCS and her continued NCS journey.Read more

Where are our Women in Industry?

Employability Day is at the end of the month, as we look to celebrate the day, we ask how obvious are our female role models?Read more

Diversity is a core principle for NCS, and it's not just us who believe it!

Have you heard about NCS? Well it is a programme we are incredibly excited about.Read more

Get involved in volunteering, you'll be amazed at the benefits

To celebrate Volunteers' Week, we take a look at some of the benefits of volunteering.Read more, how finding out about apprenticeships changed my life

Emily Crooks from Carlisle talks about how an apprenticeship changed her lifeRead more

Construction pre-employment programme a focus for West Cumbria

Deputy Area Operations Manager, Chris Gibson talks about developing a construction pre-employment programme with Cumbria Housing.Read more

Finding a job or career suitable for you - part 2

How do you research and identify your perfect career? In the second part of this blog, Chris Darrall talks about strategies to help you.Read more

Finding a job or career suitable for you

In this two-part blog on Finding a job or career suitable for you, Chris Darrall talks about identifying your strengths and weaknesses through reflection.Read more

Local man, Bill Harper, talks about what it's like being an Enterprise Adviser

Local man Bill Harper talks about what it's like being an Enterprise Adviser, and how the Network can help young people.Read more

Changing careers after 50: Time to join the trend?

Start your second career and join the trend of adults over 50 taking up a new
work-life challengeRead more

5 reasons why it's worth doing an apprenticeship

Are apprenticeships really a valid alternative to going college or university? We investigate...Read more

Interview questions and how to answer them

Got a job interview coming up? Here's 10 of the most asked interview questions, what they mean and how to answer themRead more

How to save money on your weekly food shop

Find out how easy it is to save hundreds of pounds a year by changing a few simple food shopping habitsRead more