Talking about your personal finances – or someone else’s – used to be a no-go area and there are still plenty of people who find it difficult to discuss this topic with others, even with their ‘significant other’!
Michael Parr is an Usdaw rep working at a distribution centre and recently has been working to build his skills with help from The Learning Curve team at the Sainsbury/Argos site in Widnes. In this blog Michael talks about his experience.
Many people feel anxiety, fear and stress when they think about maths. With such strength of feeling it is understandable to try and avoid it altogether. However, numbers are important to all of us and this Maths Workout Week is the perfect time to take the first steps to a happier relationship with maths.
As temperatures outside reach record levels unionlearn releases the latest Supporting Learners Newsletter, and announces some hot new resources and events guaranteed to add some sizzle to workplace learning over the coming months.
As part of Learning at Work and Mental Health Awareness Week this May, Unite the Union Learning Representatives and First Bus South Yorkshire celebrated the continuing success of the Lifelong Learning agenda.