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A summary of news articles on graduate/student recruitment and development. 

Student Development
14 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Goldman Sachs CEO shares his number one piece of advice for millennials »
Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon shared the career advice that he gives most often to the younger generation. Solomon said...
08 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to support employee development in the workplace »
Charles Jennings, Director of Duntroon Consultants, shares on why we must focus more on opportunities to learn from work,...
21 December 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Future graduates will need soft skills – not just hard science »
Research from Harvard University suggests that soft skills are far more beneficial to graduates than is currently ack...
13 December 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 approaches to support Millennial's personal development »
Personal development is one of the key reasons why younger job seekers choose to work and stay with an employer. Many trad...
11 December 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adobe's investments in employee experience »
Five areas in which Adobe has invested in employee experience.  1. Equal pay regardless of global location, gender...
03 December 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IBM Watson wants to transform your HR »
According to IBM research 20 million workers in the world's largest economies will need to be retrained as a consequence o...
14 November 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mastek launches new graduate development programme »
Digital transformations specialist, Mastek, has developed a Digital Learning Centre in Leeds which is available to student...
13 November 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Could flexitime reduce sickness levels? »
Research conducted by HR consultants AdviserPlus showed that 64% of HR professionals believe that a poor workplace environ...
22 October 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Graduate scheme of the year - shortlist announced »
Personnel Today Awards 2018 shortlist has been announced.  Babcock International Group British Heart...
03 October 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Research suggests 50% of employees in wrong jobs »
New research from the CIPD's report ‘ Over-skilled and underused: Investigating the untapped potential of UK skills ’ surv...
11 September 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Employees keen to move roles - Gartner »
According to the latest Global Talent Monitor report 18.8 per cent of UK employees indicated a very low intention of stayi...
29 August 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Top 5 grad employers for training - TARGETjobs »
Research conducted by TARGETjobs has revealed their top 5 graduate employers for training.  Aldi Stor...
31 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey finds women feel less valued in the workplace than men »
A recent survey by The Happiness Index into workplace happiness found that women feel less valued than men. Women acros...
25 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Training budgets slashed »
CBI has reported that manufacturers have cut back significantly on training budgets at a rate not seen since the last fina...
17 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brands who are investing in professional development »
Job mobility is particularly high in marketing. Marketing Week's career salary survey suggests 81% of respondents (markete...
31 May 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social media a positive impact on work life? »
Research conducted by CV Library says social media has a positive impact on work life. Almost 80% of professionals believe...
22 May 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Manufacturers fear skills shortage post-Brexit »
Research reveals nearly half of UK manufacturers fear a skills crisis is looming. The research was conducted by EEF, The m...
17 May 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mental Health Awareness Week: millennials feel under pressure »
Research from the Mental Health Foundation (in partnership with Mental Health First Aid England) revealed that 27% of mill...
18 April 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Majority of young people stay in the same job sector »
A survey from Teach First revealed that More than half (53 per cent) of the millennial generation – those born betwee...
08 March 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Training workers for a fourth industrial revolution »
Training workers for a new future is essential in order to remain competitive.  Although workers will need to be r...
27 February 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
We unveil our Student Development Awards finalists »
We have revealed the finalists in our annual Student Development Awards, which recognise and reward organisations commit...