Job Interview Tips

Job Interview tips: These five basic interview tips will help you shine at your next interview. Preparation: Make sure that you know how to get to the interview a few days or the night beforehand so you know the route you need to take. Also, check the time of the journey and make sure you leave

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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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WATER POWERED VEHICLE WINS SYTNER’S ENTERPRISE COMPETITION

Every year, Drive My Career’s member Sytner Group Recruitment Team hosts in collaboration with the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) a Business & Enterprise competition that is open to schools and colleges across the UK.  Encouraging students to get creative, the competition challenges them to design, brand and launch what they think is the

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FRANCHISED RETAILERS CELEBRATE APPRENTICES WITH SOCIAL MEDIA TAKEOVER

Drive My Career members have taken part in the second ‘Apprentice Takeover’ campaign to raise awareness of the multiple apprenticeship opportunities in the retail automotive industry on occasion of the National Apprentice Week 2020 which took place between 3 and 9 of February. Drive My Career is the employment platform launched by the National Franchised

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NFDA’S DRIVE MY CAREER CELEBRATES TWO YEARS OF SUCCESS

“It is extremely positive to see the success that Drive My Career has had over the past two years with millions of young people reading about a career in the automotive sector”, said Sue Robinson, Director of the National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA), which developed Drive My Career in February 2018. Drive My Career is

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NFDA’s ‘Drive My Career’ Initiative Champions Diversity in the Automotive Industry

Industry networking event for female automotive apprentices aims to make the sector more appealing and accessible to women    As part of the drive to close the gender gap in the automotive industry, Shell Helix Motor Oils has sponsored the National Franchised Dealers Association’s (NFDA) first networking day for female apprentice technicians as part of its

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Arnold Clark ranked amongst the top 25 best employers in the UK according to Indeed

Indeed has published their rankings for the top 25 best employers in the UK. Drive My Career member Arnold Clark has made it into the top 25. Here is the list of the top 25 employers in the UK: 1. Rentokil Initial 2. Apple 3. The Agincare Group 4. Wren Kitchens 5. Lush Cosmetics 6.

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#AskDMC

To continue to support jobseekers and help them understand apprenticeships, traineeships, and specific business sectors, Drive My Career will soon be publishing a Q&A video informing you of everything you want and need to know! Apprenticeships are now a very common route for young people to take after finishing education. It is useful to fully

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Celebrating Marshall Motor Group Young Talent

At the end of September, Marshall Motor Group held its 2019 Apprentice of the Year Awards to recognise the achievements of their young learners. The 10 finalists attended an awards ceremony, along with their family members and managers. The finalists were shortlisted based on a combination of their commitment to their apprenticeships, contribution to their

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The Benefits To A Career In HR

Thinking about a career in HR? Here are some benefits to having a career in the automotive HR sector! Rewarding sector: By improving the employees’ and organisation’s journey, the HR sector can feel very rewarding for yourself. You could be dealing with new employees that require a quality experience that will ease the stress of

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