Attracting talent: Graduates, Apprentices and Interns Webinar

Attracting talent: Graduates, Apprentices and Interns Webinar

In June Director of Sales, Hayley Murfitt, launched the East Anglia Business Webinar series to help businesses mitigate the damage done by the pandemic and plan for the future.

Over 100 individuals from 96 businesses tuned in to Season 1. They heard from 15 different experts on a range of topics, including- virtual recruitment, employment law, recruitment marketing and business planning during COVID-19.

The feedback has been outstanding, and we are proud to be helping businesses adapt and overcome the challenges posed by COVID-19.

We are thrilled to announce Hayley will be returning with season 2 on Tuesday 1 September.

Episode 1: Attracting talent: Graduates, Apprentices and Interns

What programmes, placements or schemes are available at your business to support early years talent?
Attracting talent at this level is a competitive field and there are many advantages to hiring and developing talent internally.

Learn from experts as Hayley is joined by Charlotte Steggall and Marc Rothera to discuss:

  • Barriers and misconceptions surrounding hiring young people
  • What 16-25-year olds can bring to your business
  • Supporting work-based training opportunities
  • Why employers should offer work experience

This webinar will be a great opportunity to ask your questions to our panel of early careers experts: Charlotte Steggall, Early Careers and Talent Acquisition Specialist at AVEVA and Marc Rothera, Business Development Manager at Anglia Ruskin University.

Meet The Speakers:

Hayley Murfitt, Director of Sales @ Neaves & Neat

Hayley has worked for Neaves & Neat for over 15 years, placing people into businesses across East Anglia. Hayley is proud to support local businesses as their consistent, long-term recruitment partner and loves supporting people on their job search journey.


Marc RotheraMarc Rothera, Business Development Manager @ Anglia Ruskin University

Marc supports businesses, he can advise and support on a range of topics from recruitment and selection of apprentices through to apprenticeship funding rules and generating maximum impact from your apprenticeships for your business.


Charlotte Steggall Charlotte Steggall, Early Careers & Talent Acquisition Specialist  @ AVEVA

Charlotte believes that lots of companies miss out on great talent because they only hire graduates from certain universities, or have a brand image that’s off-putting to a diverse pipeline. Charlotte wants to use her knowledge about the next generation to fix that.