1st Line Support: a perfect role for an Apprentice

Written by our Head of Business Development – James O’Donnell


Apprenticeships are all about giving young people the opportunity to work in a 0900 to 1700 role whilst working toward a real qualification that will set them up for years to come.  It’s always an interesting conversation that I have with clients about the kind of roles that young tech savvy apprentices are best suited to.Read more


Screen Shot 2015-04-23 at 13.47.06We’re working alongside Wayra, Telefonica’s digital accelerator, and coalition of partners, to conduct a ground-breaking research project – what we believe is the first of its kind in the UK – to analyse the DNA of start-ups in Britain.

A lot has been said about the social makeup of the start-up ecosystem in the US but there hasn’t, as yet, been a comprehensive study conducted in the UK. The research project is offering huge incentives for those start-ups who complete both the ‘quick fire’ and ‘complete survey’ but if the teams commit to the ‘complete survey’ (EST 8 minutes), they’ll automatically enter a draw to win O2 mobile phone business tariffs for their team. They may also feature as a case study within the national campaign we plan to launch when distributing the report as well as the huge digital PR campaign accompanying it.

Here are the links to both surveys:

For more information, details on partners and data privacy policy, visit http://startupdna.co.uk/