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Student Recruitment
16 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Millennials ditching graduate jobs at big firms to found startups instead, according to research »
The number of entrepreneurs under the age of 30 in the UK is rising as millennials avoid graduate jobs at large firms to g...
11 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
White paper: The Elements of a Great Candidate Experience »
Employers are jeopardising their employer brand and their bottom line by persisting with outdated, boring and uninformativ...
18 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Modern interns are not happy doing mindless tasks, says study »
Millenials are feeling ratheer sceptical about the benefits of doing an internship, as many of them are still making the t...
04 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
State of UK economy cause of worry for employers »
New research has found that UK employers are growing increasingly worried about the economy. The Recruitment and E...

11 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New guide for employer engagement with schools »
The Careers & Enterprise Company and the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) join forces to better understand how...
11 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Schools are meeting more careers advice benchmarks »
Schools are not meeting government-endorsed standards for good careers advice, despite a slight improvement in recent year...
29 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rise in fees has not put people off going to university, »
The rise in university fees has not put people off applying, as official figures show that half of the country are likely...
18 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Boys beat girls to best grades amid tougher exams »
For the first time in 17 years, boys have beaten girls for top A-Level grades - 26.6% of boys achieving an A* or A, compar...
18 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
England and Scotland have record number of teenagers at university »
One in three youngsters in England have been placed on degree courses, with one in four in Scotland securing places at uni...

Diversity & Inclusion
09 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
BAME people still facing major jobs gap »
The proportion of BAME people with degrees has risen significantly, but this has not yet fed through to the labour market....
06 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women pushing for more money will tackle the gender pay gap, says Alan Sugar »
The gender pay gap can be tackled by women insisting they want to be paid more, according to Lord Alan Sugar. In an i...
03 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New government study shows BAME Britons are more likely to be unemployed »
Theresa May ordered the review when she first became Prime Minister. Britons with an ethnic minority are more likely to...
27 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Black, Asian and minority ethnic people are still hugely under-represented in senior roles »
Read more about the experiences of Guardian readers on what they have faced at work, and why BAME candidates aren't reachi...
18 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
More women than men accepted at university this year »
Women are now more than a third more likely to go to university than men, according to new figures from Ucas. Figures f...

27 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey shows half of UK construction workers concerned about post-Brexit skills gap »
Over half of construction workers in the UK  are concerned by the danger of a skills shortage as the country travels...

29 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Businesses still unsure over apprenticeships »
Firms remain bemused about how to properly use the government’s Apprenticeship Levy, six months after it was introduced....

Degree Apprenticeships
18 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are degree apprenticeships a good path for the tech sector »
As university life becomes less attractive to many young people, and with the tech sector facing a skills gap, degree appr...

ISE in the News
21 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
20,600 new graduate positions filled this year »
More graduates are being hired by leading employers, according to a report. Figures from the Institute of Student Empl...
21 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Association of Graduate Recruiters renamed as Institute of Student Employers »
The Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) has been renamed as the Institute of Student Employers (ISE), reflecting a ch...