Top tips on looking after yourself from our inspirational guest blogger and author Nina Joy

Nina Joy

In 2012 guest blogger Nina Joy, speaker and author of The Adventures of a Cancer Maverick, received the shocking news that she had incurable breast cancer and her life expectancy was less than 12 months. Nina could have become just another statistic, but she couldn’t and wouldn’t just sit back and accept the inevitable. Nina felt she had been training for this all her life. She has over 25 years’ experience in financial services and has faced many challenging projects and situations. The skills developed during that time now came into their own. She knew exactly what she needed to do….. defy the odds, even in the most difficult of circumstances.

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10 reasons to come on board with the Bayford Foundation

Richard McCann, June Forsyth, Bayford Foundation, South Leeds Life

L to R: Richard McCann – Inspirational speaker, June Forsyth – Leader of the Bayford Foundation, Jeremy Morton – Editor of South Leeds Life, Jacqueline Pfumojeno – Bayford Foundation graduate.

In the lead up to our fourth bootcamp which kicks off on April 22 we’ve come up ten fantastic reasons why you should come on board with the foundation which has created 13 jobs to date.

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We’re recruiting again – our fourth bootcamp kicks off on April 22

The Bayford Foundation

It’s full steam ahead at The Bayford Foundation in the countdown to our fourth bootcamp which gets underway on April 22 and runs for eight weeks.

Our dynamic journey has seen us recruit 13 new employees to date and it’s been fantastic to celebrate the achievements of our latest graduates from our third successful bootcamp.

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Hats off at the Bayford Foundation!

Bayford Foundation, Hat day

In the adage of the proverb that all work and no play makes Jack – and Jill – a dull boy and girl, we’ve been having some fun and promoting a healthy work environment.

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Trio of successful trainees graduate to full time roles

The Bayford Foundation

We’re celebrating as three more trainees have graduated into full time positions following the end of our third bootcamp.

Our trio are Terry Barker, Chantelle Robinson and Rob Wood – taking the number of long term jobs we have created in the energy industry to 13.

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Our Fab Feature in the Yorkshire Post

The Bayford Foundation, June Forsyth

Brittany Taylor, June Forsyth & Chantelle Robinson

We’re over the moon after our pioneering foundation which is creating dozens of telesales jobs in the short term – and hundreds of long-term job opportunities – has been prominently profiled this week in the Yorkshire Post.

Feature writer Chris Bond came to meet us at our offices in Hunslet to find out what our training programmes involve at the Bayford Foundation.

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How to soar to new heights with a positive attitude

 Positivity Montage

Attitude counts for a lot at our groundbreaking Bayford Foundation in Hunslet where we equip our trainees and with fantastic skills and knowledge-based training programmes in the energy industry.

In a UK first, our foundation, run by BE Fuel Cards, takes recruits from all walks of life – and of all ages – and puts them through boot camp development programmes in Telephone Sales. Our ‘earn as you learn’ way of doing things means we also pay them while we train them.

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