Graduate Recruitment News

August 26, 2014 26.08.14

'Get In, Go Far' campaign places apprenticeships on equal footing with degrees

A new employer-backed Government campaign has been launched with the aim of securing apprenticeships the credit they...

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August 26, 2014 26.08.14

Exams teach “essential life skills”

Exams might not be the best way of assessing knowledge, but they do teach candidates the ability to “cram, bluff...

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August 26, 2014 26.08.14

20% of graduates “apply for jobs that do not interest them”

Up to a third of graduates regret taking their first job as soon as they start, new research from CEB has found. The...

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August 26, 2014 26.08.14

69% of young people deterred by lack of workplace diversity

A lack of diversity would deter 69% of 12-25 year olds from working for a particular company, research by MyKindaCrowd...

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August 21, 2014 21.08.14

Why do 1 in 4 graduates quit within a year of starting work?

A third of graduates spend less than five hours researching the first company they end up working for, resulting in a...

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August 21, 2014 21.08.14

Government launches new range of employer-led apprenticeships

The government has launched a new range of 40 employer-led apprenticeships in England. Read more: BBC News

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August 19, 2014 19.08.14

Apprentices are “better value for taxpayer”

Apprentices generate £85 for every pound of investment, compared to degree-holders, who generate £57 per...

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September 01, 201401.09.14 - 11:00

Engineering Graduate Employment Market – Free Seminar.

We are offering an exclusive free seminar to AGR members on the results and conclusions from a ne...

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September 24, 201424.09.14

AGR Legal Sector Focus Group Meeting

The next AGR legal sector focus group meeting is on Wednesday 24th September, from 13:00 - 17:0...

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November 21, 201421.11.14 - 10:00

AGR Development Network Meeting

 AGR Development Network Friday 21st August 10:00 - 12:45 AGR, 6 Bath Place, Rivi...

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