Very good point, and quite correct!
One of the biggest problems I've encountered is completely incorrect advice to clients from their auditors, not only about Skills Development, but also about Employment…"
"On the old Merseta website (recently changed), there was a "Chat to the CEO" tab. I probably left 15 messages for Raymond Patel, asking him when the Grants & Levies tab was going move from "Coming soon" to…"
"It's the so called "spooks & spies" provision. In most countries, certain branches of the Armed Forces, the secret service, and guys like that, are exempt from many of the conventional labour law provisions. Same in this country."
"Quite correct Des!
In fact dealing with Verification Agencies is seriously frustrating because they are individualy and collectively clueless about Skills development.
They get very annoyed when I suggest to them that the Skills…"
"I have been submitting WSP/ATRs and various other documents to 18 different Setas each year for the past 12 years.
My experience with the W&R Seta is that they stand alone on the seta landscape with regard not only to customer…"
Government once again making a massive, over complicated machine which will suck up money without improving the lot of the employers or their workforces. Too much versted interest, me thinks."
not sure what happened there, was responding to you and then it was gone....
your comment makes me laugh! i'm well. I was thinking of you just the other day. any chance of meeting for a coffee? i want to pck your brain about something. or we can chat on the phone.
Hi Peter, yes I did enjoy the route. People warned me that it was tough but I didn't realise how tough! But running so high up in the forest made up for it! Did you run the route the day before? I see there's a 15K in Tokai forest next weekend which I'm thinking about!! Alan
Hi Peter, welcome to our skills-universe - good to have you with us - a name I know from the "old days" in the clothing & textile industry - please add your photo - & please feel free to join groups, participate in discussions & of course, please invite your friends & colleagues to join. :)