National Apprenticeship Week 2022

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

Apprenticeships offer a practical entry into your chosen career, combining hands-on experience alongside your studies. This National Apprenticeship Week (7-13th February), we are celebrating all the reasons we think apprenticeships are brilliant. Range of...
There’s always time to talk

There’s always time to talk

According to Mind, one in four people will experience a mental health issue of some sort each year in England. February 3rd marks Time to Talk Day, a campaign run by Mind and Rethink Mental Illness to encourage us all to make mental health a subject we talk more...
How to make it as a freelance proofreader and copyeditor

How to make it as a freelance proofreader and copyeditor

Jenny Messenger is a freelance editor and runs Atomic Typo, a business offering proofreading and copyediting for arts, humanities, and other non-fiction texts. Since being named a Rising Star in 2021 she has increased her confidence and been better able to manage her...
Turning Blue Monday into Brew Monday

Turning Blue Monday into Brew Monday

This ‘Blue Monday’, 17th January, Samaritans are reminding us about the benefits of connecting with others by turning the most depressing day of the year into Brew Monday. They’re encouraging us to chat with a friend, colleague, or family member over a cup of tea to...
2021 Christmas Card design unveiled

2021 Christmas Card design unveiled

Every year we like to showcase talent in our sector by opening the design of our card to a Rising Star, and for 2021, the task was taken on by Folake Fadojutimi.  For Folake, designing this year’s card allowed us to see just how talented she is. “The theme for the...