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An Intern’s Insight: Henry, Research Assistant

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Henry, Acceleris Research Assistant

“Going to Acceleris has helped me feel more confident in myself and more positive about finding a job…”

Henry recently joined the Acceleris Academy programme as an intern through the agency’s partnership with Disability Action Yorkshire. Henry, 20, is from Ripon and is currently enrolled at York College studying Hospitality, having also done an ICT course last year.

He joins us for a couple of hours each week as Research Assistant, supporting the team on vital tasks such as media coverage books, researching diary dates and events, and creating spreadsheets. He has even helped with magazine content plans for the Writers Inc. department.

We sat down with Henry in between tasks to get to know him a bit better. Continue reading

Guest Blog: Motoring Journalist Ray Castle is for the ‘Good Guys’

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From a regular correspondent

This week’s guest blog is by David Gatehouse, who has worked with Acceleris as a consultant for five years. As a ‘friend of the family’, I am called in to provide an extra pair of hands during particularly intensive peaks of activity. A stretch at the well-appointed, hi-spec ‘Acceleris Towers’ is always a pleasurable, enlightening…

Blog Update: Keeping your regular publications fresh! (Part 2)

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