Working Knowledge nominated for two British Training Awards

We are excited to announce that Working Knowledge has been named as a finalist in two prestigious categories at the British Training Awards 2024: Apprenticeship Provider of the Year and Early Careers Initiative of the Year. With over 300 entries received from organisations across the UK, this achievement reflects our commitment to excellence in apprenticeship…

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How are marketing apprenticeships funded? 

Taking on a new marketing apprentice or putting an existing member of your team through the programme has many advantages for businesses. This route can be a great alternative to internships or recruiting a costly marketing executive.   In England, many businesses are lucky enough to be eligible for a government grant of as much as…

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Is a marketing apprentice or freelancer best for your business?

It can often be difficult for businesses to choose the right talent to drive their marketing initiatives.  A marketing apprentice provides businesses with the opportunity to nurture and develop talent from within their organisation or through external recruitment.  A freelance marketer comes in with ready-made skills, delivers the job and then moves on with no…

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Why Hire a Marketing Apprentice? 

It goes without saying that a good marketing strategy is essential for businesses looking to develop and thrive.   But there are so many different elements to it – social media management, search engine optimisation (SEO), PPC advertising, data analytics, content marketing, website development and more. All that makes engaging target audiences feel like hard work.…

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Marketing Apprenticeships v Marketing Internships

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Are you a recent graduate looking to break into the competitive world of marketing ? Or perhaps you’re looking to change careers or industry? Either way, a marketing apprenticeship may be the perfect launchpad for your career. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of marketing apprenticeships and why they are a great alternative to…

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Why Hire a marketing Apprentice?

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In today’s digital age, having a strong online presence is crucial for businesses of all sizes. But with everyone competing for the same talent, how can smaller businesses keep up? This is where hiring a marketing apprentice can make a big difference. What is a marketing Apprentice? A marketing apprentice is a professional of any age…

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Learning on the job – Marketing Executive Aisling

  Marketing Executive Aisling, tells us why she’s boosting her digital skills through an apprenticeship   Hi Aisling, can you tell me about your job and how you got started in marketing? I work for Formbar as their Marketing Executive. We sell shopping trolleys for supermarkets, garden centres and convenience stores, and the odd orders…

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