Securing tomorrow’s talent the competitive edge of offering work experience

Looking for some inspiring reading before you dive into your Easter break? We’ve got you covered!

Dr. Elnaz Kashef, a speaker at our January Conference and an expert whose research has influenced UK government policies, recently published an article highlighting the benefits of work experience programs.

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Young Perspectives on Work Experience – Dominic Jones, MYP

Work experience is vital. Not just to young people who can experience the workplace environment, figure out their career paths and learn a range of transferable skills (highlighted in the Department for Education’s Employers Perspective Survey 2016), but also to employers and institutions by helping them to understand the young people of today, look at their skill strengths and gaps along with helping them with their recruitment both now and in the future. This visionary approach is one that supporters of quality work experience from all backgrounds and sectors to ensure that young people can be successful in life-after all we are the future! Continue reading “Young Perspectives on Work Experience – Dominic Jones, MYP”