August 2015

19/08/2015
For many, results day can feel like judgement day, leaving them questioning the impact these result will have; have I done enough? Will these grades determine my future? What do I want do with my life? Read More
 
17/08/2015
Despite considerable youth unemployment, with almost 17% of 16­ to 24­-year­olds, currently out of work, 54% of employers have found that while they agree that recruits are more highly qualified than ever, they can’t fill vacancies. Read More
 
10/08/2015
An increasing number of businesses, including those in the technology and digital sector, have been reporting staff shortages, due to a lack of highly-skilled staff available. Just under 60% of 61 firms in the province who were surveyed by CBI and Person said they required more highly-skilled staff, with many stating that they were not confident that they would be able to find the people they need. Read More
 
04/08/2015
A third of job seekers feel they are falling further behind with the latest technology because they are out of work, according to new research from EE. The majority, 95%, of those looking for work believe they will struggle to get a job without basic internet skills. Read More