Upskills and Griffin’s win category at Diversity Works Awards

Upskills and Griffin’s win category at Diversity Works Awards

A life-changing adult learning programme developed by Upskills and biscuit and snacks maker The Griffin’s Foods Company was a category winner at the Diversity Works Awards in Auckland on Wednesday night. The Be Brave programme aims to increase workplace communication, job satisfaction …

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Be Brave – workplace numeracy and workplace confidence at Griffins

Be Brave – workplace numeracy and workplace confidence at Griffins

Be Brave tackles workplace numeracy, helping students understand percentages and other equations applicable to the workplace. However, it does so much more than that – building workplace confidence, tackling bullying head on, helping people learn to speak out, and changing …

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Phil Brosnan, Managing Director, Brosnan Construction

Phil Brosnan, Managing Director, Brosnan Construction

‘Upskills work with our team to improve their confidence and core skills. As a result, our team is better equipped to problem-solve and communicate on and off site. We have seen a huge improvement in the ability of our staff …

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Alexandra Bishop, Euroclass Design and Build

“We are continuing to hear more and more positive stories flowing out of the Euroclass Upskills programme. For some it has helped them manage finance, others it’s a confidence boost, and we can say that over the entire team communication …

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Project idea cleans up at Waste Management Awards

Project idea cleans up at Waste Management Awards

Jackie, Jono and Ken from Waste Management Napier took the improvement project they developed through their Skills First training sessions all the way to the top – winning the Waste Management Award for Health and Safety this week. The Upskills …

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