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Careers advice and lifelong learning feature in Government’s industrial strategy

The Government yesterday outlined its plans to bolster Britain’s productivity through a new industrial strategy.
In a green paper, Prime...

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MPs: Skills gap exacerbated by “inadequate” careers advice

5 Jul 2016

“Patchy” and inadequate career advice resulting from Government policy is worsening the skills gap in the jobs market and damaging...

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How to manage career FOMO: fear of missing out

14 Dec 2015

Workplaces are changing, but we need to address our attitudes towards traditional career development. The CIPD’s Claire McCartney looks at...

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How can we get more women into technology careers?

20 Apr 2015

Last week, Monster launched a new initiative to create a better pipeline of women in technology.
Girls are put off...

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61% of female apprentices work in just five sectors. Chart: Young Women's Trust. Source: BIS, April 2014.

Report highlights plight of NEET young women

1 Sep 2014

Young women are more likely to be not in education, employment or training (NEET) than their male peers and more...

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