Last year the event weekend had three distances for the first time, a 50mile, 75mile and 100mile run. The Race Directors recognised that they had stretched themselves a little thin when they reviewed the event, and approached us to deliver th...
Working in today’s volatile, and challenging business environments, where ambiguity of the future is common, the focus of giving leaders and managers the right skills to engage, motivate and retain their staff is my key focus. This can involve all, or just some, of the full spectrum of my L&D skills. From hands-on training, designing, coaching, assessing, account managing, identifying talent, career and succession planning to writing and implementing performance management frameworks.
One of the most important elements for Mentrau Bach is that we provide our clients with the best possible expertise. We fully recognise that gaining that expertise takes time and personal investment.
One area that we have avoided providing advice on so far is asbestos. Whilst we regularly identify that asbestos is an area that organisations struggle with, we couldn't confidently suggest an expert consultant.
Enter Robin Nower, Mentrau Bach's newest associate.
One of the things that we are asked time and again, is, what First Aid training does my business need, and who does relevant training?
We have always helped businesses identify what training is needed, and will make sure that this stays as unbiased as possible.
In 2013, the HSE changed how they treated First Aid training, allowing trainers to be more flexible in how they approached training. However, as an employer you still have a duty to ensure, through due diligence, that the trainer and train...
At Mentrau Bach we love working with experts within their field. As our portfolio of clients has grown we have brought associates in to carry out specific pieces of work.
Over the next six months we are actively looking to develop a range of workshops and training sessions aimed at helping employers support and develop their staff. These will be offered as 'open courses' and will be publically available be booked as single seats or more. To ensure you hear about these courses first, please subsc...
The news piece suggests that the College has undertaken a risk assessment of the activities, and found them unsafe, without fully consulting with those in the club, who could be more competent at assessing the risks?
Mentrau Bach was set up as a consultancy with an aim to make a difference. This difference is aimed at Outdoor Recreation and associated leisure industries, but also with a focus in Wales.
Over the last 4 years, Mentrau Bach has undertaken a wide variety of projects, from strategic review, to project delivery. However, has also focused on identifying where we need to offer more skills to the areas we are passionate about.
One area that Ashley has direct experience in has been the Health and Safet...
One thing that we really love is using wide ranges of different experiences to deliver really great results for our customers.
We'd like to share a few recent examples, in totally different sectors.
First, we're not specific web designers, nor are we specific content creators - but when Maes Coch Farm Cottages approached us to do both we discussed expectations for the project and got on with it. Capturing the images, writing the content and presenting it on a website was great to be involved with...