Europa Worldwide Group has launched a programme ‘to nurture talent’ in a move aimed at retaining staff. Although the firm’s staff turnover is around 8% lower than the industry average of 26% a year according to the firm, it is aiming to cut attrition rates even further through its talent nurture programme. Led by the firm’s newly appointed head of talent Laura Watkin, the programme will include training, coaching, mentoring and early career management. Other elements of the programme include […]
Skills for Logistics (SfL) has launched a scheme to entice former armed forces personnel into the logistics industry. SfL has been awarded £1.4m from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills’ Employer Investment Fund to attract up to 1,000 people leaving the services into a job within logistics. Through its Military Transitions to Logistics programme, SfL will provide a specific route into the sector for ex-Armed Forces personnel. Mick Jackson, chief executive of SfL, said: “The sector has a requirement […]
The FTA has criticised a university’s decision to cut Northern Ireland’s only transportation-specific courses.
Europa Worldwide Group has promoted two of its team to the new roles of group recruitment and talent manager, and deputy head of property and facilities.