When digital is essential

When digital is essential

As a Digital Trainer, I’m always keen to promote the use of digital wherever possible. Digital can and does transform lives on a routine basis – whether it’s something as simple as creating shopping lists on your phone to take to the supermarket with you, or something...
Dee and Richard

Dee and Richard

Dee and Richard are two friends who are both on project with Positive people. Both Dee and Richard found themselves in need of some digital support, which is when they were referred to Susanna, a fellow Digital Skills advisor, and my boss. They liked to have their...
Becoming a ‘Digital Skills Advisor’

Becoming a ‘Digital Skills Advisor’

The role of a Digital Skills Advisor is To provide support for the training team in preparation, delivery and monitoring of training events including preparation and supporting delivery of specific training content. (E.g. technical, social, video) Keeping accurate...
From zero to hero… a participant’s digital journey

From zero to hero… a participant’s digital journey

In October I had the privilege of beginning my digital support with a Positive People participant called June. She had very little digital experience and found the use of any digital equipment daunting. So, we arranged to meet up and try to improve these skills. First...
The fantastic world of self-employment

The fantastic world of self-employment

It’s no secret that Positive People has a Self-Employment course. We’ve run it all over the county, helping and inspiring those with great business ideas to start their own companies. Many of our participants have succeeded, thanks in part to the lessons they’ve...