Top Tips: Transferable Skills

11th August 2020

Transferable or soft skills make up at least 80% of many job roles. From an employer’s perspective these skills are essential to establishing whether someone is the right fit for the job and the organisation. Think creatively about matching your skills to the job. (When applying or interviewing for a job, use examples from any environment...

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Emergency Community Fund

10th July 2020

Work Avenue and the Jewish Leadership Council (JLC) have distributed £418,721 to help 235 households in the Jewish community who have suffered financially as a result of the coronavirus crisis. The two organisations joined forces in April to launch the Emergency Community Fund. It closed on Tuesday June 30 having supported families in 72 different UK...

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Kettle warms the crowd at Start-Up Central

26th June 2020

The experience of the owner of a chain of milkshake outlets during the pandemic gave encouragement to some 200 budding entrepreneurs and small business owners at the annual Start-Up Central event held by Work Avenue and Google’s Digital Garage. The record number of delegates enjoyed sessions delivered via You-Tube and Zoom. Many spoke of how they were...

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