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The Battle For Talent: Attracting The Best Trainees

The Battle For Talent: Attracting The Best Trainees

Our featured research topic in this year’s competition is “Recruitment.” In this 2 part series, we’re exploring the topic of “The Battle For Talent,” specifically not only recruiting trainees to companies and retaining them. Part one of our series explores how we...

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Mentors Matter:  Why Mentoring Drives Effective Traineeships

Mentors Matter:  Why Mentoring Drives Effective Traineeships

Our previous blog covered accelerated learning and how traineeships are a fast-tracked learning experience. Your trainees enter the workforce running, and have to learn a lot in a short period of time – a virtual pressure cooker of experience and expertise, combined...

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Meet the Winners:  NN Group

Meet the Winners: NN Group

Meet Vanessa Bakker, who has worked in HR for 25 years. She has been delighted to be working with and for young talent for the last 4 years within NN Group as a coach and talent manager for the trainees. She loves to contribute to the personal and professional growth...

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Best Traineeship Competition: The 2022 Countdown Has Begun!

Best Traineeship Competition: The 2022 Countdown Has Begun!

This year is shaping up to be an exciting and memorable time, with companies already submitting their details and discovering the way our competition can bring their trainee programs to center stage. It’s time to announce the key dates for this year’s Best Traineeship competition.

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Meet the Winners: Enexis Group

Meet the Winners: Enexis Group

The Enexis Group swept the pool at the last Best Traineeship awards, taking out the Best Traineeship Manager, Return on Investment, and the Overall Best Traineeship awards. The trainees choose the Best Traineeship Manager with new rule changes rather than the jury....

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