Notable Women In Automotive

In light of International Women’s Day, here are 5 women who have shaped the automotive industry into what it is today. Hedy Lammer – Inventor of GPS The actress was fascinated with military weapon systems and spent her film breaks in a caravan experimenting with technology. In 1940, she invented a Frequency Hopping System, a

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DRIVE MY CAREER REVEALS INSIGHTS TO HELP DEALERS IMPROVE THEIR RECRUITMENT PROCESS

Drive My Career has published the results of its latest survey aiming to help dealers secure a higher job application intake, including an analysis of potentially misleading job titles. Drive My Career (DMC) polls its target audience regularly to investigate trends and perceptions of recruitment within the automotive industry. The most recent survey, which ran

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DRIVE MY CAREER PROMOTES CAREERS IN AUTOMOTIVE AT THE BRITISH MOTOR SHOW

NFDA’s employment initiative Drive My Career’s presence at the recent British Motor Show drew large numbers of young people interested in starting a career in the automotive industry. The Drive My Career team engaged with young people and their families to highlight that while the perception that working in the automotive industry usually means either fixing

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Drive My Career at The British Motor Show

The British Motor Show is back and once again the Drive My Career team will be present to demonstrate why young people should consider a career in the automotive industry. To many, the prospects of working within the automotive industry benefit those who want to become mechanics and technicians. And whilst the industry offers great

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DRIVE MY CAREER LAUNCHES ‘SUPERCHARGE ME’ TO FOSTER POSITIVE DISCUSSIONS ON APPRENTICES’ WELLBEING

‘Supercharge Me’ the first apprenticeship wellbeing event hosted by Drive My Career took place on 9 June 2021. The initiative was designed to support apprentices and young people to actively discuss the importance of looking after their health and wellbeing. The event was announced during Mental Health Awareness Week in May and was created in

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Online Job Interview Tips

Here are our top tips to have a successful online job interview! Technology test run: Before your online interview, make sure you have checked that all your technology works. This includes webcam, microphone, and your sound speakers. Having a test run before the interview will allow you to know if there are any issues before the

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Tips for creating the perfect CV

Personal details: Add the correct personal details. This is the first opportunity to introduce yourself so you want to make sure you do this correctly. Include your full name (middle name is optional). You can make your name a bigger font to make it stand out more against the rest of the text. You don’t

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Exam results day

From my past experience of receiving my GCSEs and A-Level results, it was probably two of the most nerve-wracking days in my life. Taking the exams is stressful enough but the day of finding out how well you’ve done is terrifying! I had finished exams and the summer had started and so I forgot about the

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Why Start A Career In Automotive?

Are you thinking about starting a career in Automotive? Watch this short clip to gain an insight in what automotive is like!

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Why an Apprenticeship?

An apprenticeship is a job which includes training and study. As an apprentice, you will work alongside staff that are experienced in their roles, gain skills from the role you are working in, earn a wage and have holiday pay as well as have training within the job that will result with an exam at

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