Save Union Learning

Aim High Project Team #SaveUnionLearning

It goes without saying that since March these have been difficult times. GMB members up and down the country are facing redundancy, fire & rehire tactics, reduction in pay and terms and conditions. All this within the background of a global pandemic, which, at times, had brought things to a …

Supporting You

Aim High Project Team Learning

COVID-19 has put enormous pressure on GMB members lives. No more so in their working lives. Many GMB members have been furloughed or are at risk from redundancy or reduction in pay and terms & conditions. GMB Union Reps and Officers around the country are working around the clock to …

Checktember 2020

Aim High Project Team Maths, National Numeracy

If you struggle with numbers you’re not alone, but it’s never too late to improve! This September, National Numeracy is encouraging the nation to take part in ‘Checktember’. By spending just 10 minutes a day on the National Numeracy Challenge – an easy-to-use online tool – you can check your …

Budgeting & Spreadsheets

Aim High Project Team Budgeting, Webinar

Budgeting is a skill we all need to master, especially in the current economic climate. In this webinar, from our colleagues at GMB Reachout, learn how to set up a basic budgeting spreadsheet to track your monthly incomings and outgoings. Seize the opportunity for budgeting made easier. Date: 7th July …

An Introduction to Twitter

Aim High Project Team Twitter, Webinar

Ever wanted to know more about Twitter or haven’t got the first clue about it? In this introduction to Twitter, from our friends at GMB ReachOut, we will show you the basics of getting started with Twitter.  The webinar will cover: An introduction to Twitter How to set up a Twitter account …

Dementia Friends Information Session

Aim High Project Team Dementia, Webinar

People living with Dementia face isolation, now more than ever. Too many people affected by dementia feel that society fails to understand the condition they live with. Dementia Friends help by raising awareness and understanding, so that people living with dementia can continue to live in the way they want. …

Shopping Sale

Shopping Savvy

Aim High Project Team Learning, Webinar

Want to know how to make sure you are getting the best supermarket deals & ensure you become a savvy shopper? Join our friends in the GMB ReachOut Project for this online webinar. Watch and join in with this interactive webinar as one of the team guides you through the …

Maths Isn’t Scary!

Aim High Project Team Learning

Times tables, fractions, percentages, averages – for some these words can bring back thoughts of school or puts up a barrier to even thinking about numbers. Maths anxiety is a real problem, but it doesn’t need to be. We use numbers in everything we do, day in, day out. From …

National Numeracy Day

Aim High Project Team National Numeracy Day

13th May marks the annual National Numeracy Day (NND). Quite often a barrier to maths and numbers is anxiety and past bad experiences. With our learning partners, the National Numeracy Challenge (NNC) they aim to break down these barriers and help people to overcome their fears of maths. In turn, …