Finding and training your future stars

Increase your digital footprint with an apprentice in 2018!

New year, new opportunities. Is it time to gain a new apprentice for your business in 2018?

Did you know, Generation Z is the demographic cohort after Millennials and typically, this demographic is between the mid-1990’s to mid-2000’s as starting birth years?

Another fact. This generation is the first generation to have had internet since a young age and are the most comfortable with technology and with interacting on social media.

And did you know, 95% of online adults aged 18-34 are most likely to follow a brand via social networking.

So with 2018 finally here, if you’re looking to gain an online brand awareness, why wouldn’t you trust someone from Generation Z to become an apprentice for you to help you achieve this?

With our newly launched Digital Marketing apprenticeships, we can find the right young, enthusiastic and digitally minded candidate to help drive your business into the 21st century. In this day and age, your business is basically non-existent if it doesn’t have a social media presence. How do you expect people to know who you are and what services you provide?

Just so you can get an idea of how powerful social media can be for your business, here are a few statistics on each social media platform:


There are now more than 50 million small businesses using Facebook Pages to connect with their customers (Source: Facebook)


Link clicks account for 92% of all user interaction with tweets. (Source: HubSpot)


90% of Instagram users are younger than 35 (Source: ScienceDaily)

And why should you trust Starting Off to find you your next enthusiastic apprentice? Because not only have they got 25 years of knowledge and experience behind them, but they have the right resources and funding in order to achieve the very best out of your apprentice.

Starting Off have recently been awarded the SFA (Skills Funding Agency) contract; a contract that is awarded to a rare few companies. This funding is awarded to ESFA-funded colleges, training providers and direct grant employers in order to carry on providing the right training and support to young people.

Swipe straight into the 21st century with a Digital Marketing Apprentice from Starting Off.