Discover how other have found, developed and prospered in their roles in the sector.
'There are many aspects of my job role that I love but the best is doing the deal with the customer'
'I started as a Vehicle Valeter in 2012. I then became a sales graduate in 2013 before qualifying as a fully-fledged Sales Executive in 2014. '
'If you do have an actual desire to do well in your area, then you will be able to do it. '
'One of my proudest moments working at Sytner was graduating from the Customer Service Apprenticeship.'
' Lookers let you put your abilities to the test and allow your skill set to flourish, which is one of the main things I love about working here.'
'Don’t be afraid to take on bigger more challenging jobs and if you don’t understand something ask.'
'I work in a very good department with a lot of experience. It’s been good to learn from people who know what they are doing.'
"We were so impressed with Chloe's attitude, ability and general approach, that we offered her the job there and then."
"Learning how to adapt campaigns and overcome obstacles and restraints has been invaluable to the business as well as my own personal development.”
“The apprenticeship has been a great way of getting me into a career that I enjoy and see myself progressing in."
"It's up to you where you want to go, if you want, you can be in charge and run the show. Always bring your ideas to the table!"
"I decided to try something new and I am glad that I did because I love my job."
"I completed my apprenticeship in July 2017 and I am now currently employed as a full-time sales executive which I couldn't be happier about."
"Jaspreet has shown his dedication to the role by getting stuck into every challenge that's been thrown at him"
"I feel I have learnt a lot during my time at Caffyns and have much more to learn and look forward to what the future brings."
“As with anything in life you get out of it what you put in, so come into it with an eagerness to learn and a willingness to get stuck in."
"I feel proud to say I work for Vospers and now consider myself to have gained not only a career but a work-family where I feel valued and recognised"
"After five years, I have learnt so much. Not only about BMW but also about working life, customer service, and sales techniques. Now, I am putting all this into practice."
"I’m really happy with my apprenticeship choice, I can really see myself having a career here."
“My aspirations are to become a business manager in the next five years and work my way up to be head of business.”
"There is no better way to learn a skill than to fully embrace an apprenticeship and I recommend it to anyone."
"Once you realise the width, depth and scale of the company, then you’ve got a career for life, doing whatever you want to do."