Category Archives: Forum

General discussions on skills

Why buy equipment and ignore the skills?

I have given talks on skills all over the world and I use a particular slide frequently. On the left, there is a photo of an 11 year old and on the right a Stradivarius violin worth over $5 million. … Continue reading

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An interview with Dr Nahro Zagros about Skills needs in Kurdistan

Dr Nahro Zagros is from Kurdistan; he was born in the Kurdish Region in Northern Iraq. He left there in the troubles with Saddam and settled in Hull, UK in 2000 – a place that he calls a home from … Continue reading

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An interview with Huw Morris Jones on recruitment challenges

Huw Morris Jones is a Hull based businessman with a keen interest in careers development and skills. Founder of Quality Personnel over ten years ago, his company has supplied personnel to the core industries around the Humber and beyond. From … Continue reading

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Skills capacity to make things happen

On December 31st 1899 a millenarian cult set fire to their homes and possessions because their leaders were sure that the end of the world was on its way. Assured of certain certainties, they waited for apocalyptic collapse singing hymns as … Continue reading

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Isn’t Android a great tool?

Writing this post from the Android WordPress app. Easy to do and the app is free! 🙂 There are two ways to extend a business. Take inventory of what you’re good at and extend out from your skills. Or determine … Continue reading

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