Posted: August 27th 2013

Personal best

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Personal best

  National Grid volunteers will be on their marks at the upcoming Special Olympics GB National Summer Games. Kate Van der Plank, Head of UK Community Investment, explains why such partnerships provide great opportunities to nurture employees’ personal and professional development. With only a week to go, excitement is mounting amongst the 50 volunteers from

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Posted: August 19th 2013

Well educated?

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Well educated?

Tony Moloney, National Grid’s UK Manager, Education and Skills, joins the debate about the type of education system we need so that young people are better prepared for the world of work. At the recent Spectator skills event in London, Steve Holliday referred to the passion we feel within National Grid about developing the right

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Posted: August 16th 2013

Work inspiration

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Work inspiration

  Tony Moloney, National Grid UK’s Manager, Education and Skills, explains how the company aims to inspire young people to consider a career in engineering. In the old days, work experience for school students often amounted to little more than spending a week in a company, making the tea, a spot of photocopying, quick tour

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