Graduate Recruitment News

February 20, 2017 20.02.17

University applications 'depends heavily on where you live'

Teenagers' likelihood of applying to university depends heavily on where they live, according to new figures.

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February 20, 2017 20.02.17

Britain must boost investment in skills beyond apprenticeship levy to compete with Europe after Brexit

The UK must significantly increase its skills investment beyond plans for the apprenticeship levy if it is to compete...

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February 15, 2017 15.02.17

Graduate nursery staff have 'little effect' on children

Having a graduate teacher in a nursery has only a limited impact on children's attainment, new research suggests.

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February 14, 2017 14.02.17

Employers ‘unaware’ of April apprenticeship plan

A third of employers liable to pay the new Apprenticeship Levy from April are not even aware of its existence, suggests...

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AGR Blog

February 15, 2017 15.02.17

Skills gap: What do employers want from graduates?

AGR Chief Executive, Stephen Isherwood, delves into the data to consider the skills gap and what employers really want...

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February 08, 2017 08.02.17

How to beat students reneging on job offers

Brian Sinclair, Head of Student Recruitment at Cognizant shares his strategy for beating broken promises in student...

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January 18, 2017 18.01.17

“Should I call you Heston?” – a cautionary tale of first impressions

Marc Lintern, Director of
 Newcastle University Careers Service, shares his personal story of first impressions that...

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January 10, 2017 10.01.17

2017: the year of data in student recruitment

AGR Chief Executive Stephen Isherwood welcomes the year ahead and looks at why 2017 should be a milestone year for using...

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March 07, 201707.03.17 - 11:00

Graduate and Placement Recruitment Fair 2017 - Nottingham Trent University

Our recruitment fair is an ideal opportunity for employers to meet our enthusiastic work-ready ...

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March 15, 201715.03.17

The Spring Graduate Fair at the University of London

The Spring Graduate Fair is the only national graduate fair of it's kind in London in the sprin...

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March 22, 201722.03.17 - 11:00

Liverpool Spring Careers Fair

This will be the last fair of the academic year and is a perfect opportunity for you to promote...

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