Tag Archives: Jason Holt

OPINION: Investment and ‘Buying British’ the key to future prosperity, says Andrew Morton

Following Jason Holt’s opinion piece on the 2015 CareerCast jobs report, Andrew Morton, MD of WB the Creative Jewellery Group has some more thought on what this really means for the UK jewellery industry. In Morton’s words… For those who missed it, the report stated that of 200 job roles in the UK, jewellers are

Holts Academy collaborates with AOB

Holts Academy has announced the launch of a new apprenticeship training centre in partnership with Assay Office Birmingham. The joint venture will see Holts Academy take residency in a purpose-built section of the new building, next door to the recently announced partnership with Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery. The Holts team will provide local

Opinion: Jason Holt responds to claim jewellery is the fifth most at risk industry

The 2015 CareerCast jobs report, which highlights the most threatened industries, claimed that out of 200 job roles, jewellers are the fifth most at risk, with 10% of roles expected to be lost by 2022. As a jewellery business owner and founder of the largest jewellery training academy in the country, Jason Holt is concerned.

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FEATURE: Jason Holt champions new apprentice scheme

Apprenticemakers – a scheme designed to connect employers familiar with hiring an apprentice to those who aren’t – was launched in March and its positive impact is already being felt around the country. Here, apprenticeship ambassador and Holts group CEO, Jason Holt, explains why he’s championing the scheme and how he believes the networking initiative

Jason Holt highlights 2.1m apprentices since 2010

Special ‘SME made by Apprenticeship’ event for Apprenticeship Week. Holts Group chief executive officer and Government Apprenticeship Ambassador, Jason Holt CBE, hosted a ‘SME made by Apprenticeship’ event at the House of Commons on March 10 to support National Apprenticeship Week. The family business owner has devoted and dedicated his time to helping young people