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Beyond the Inscrutable Graduate Selection

Beyond the Inscrutable Graduate Selection

“If you can’t bedazzle them with brilliance, befuddle them with bullshit”. Unexpectedly hearing W.C. Fields eloquent words, my interest aroused, I looked up from the novel I was reading and quietly paid attention to the conversation between the two immaculately dressed young men sitting next to me on Jubilee Line. It was soon apparent that [...]
Mind the Gap

Mind the Gap

It is a contradiction of sorts that while youth unemployment remains at all-time high, more than 43% of employers across nine countries in 2012 were unable to find enough skilled entry level candidates with critical skills. These nine countries surveyed by McKinsey in its Education to Employment report included UK, US and Germany on the [...]
The graduate challenge

The graduate challenge

The phone rang. “Hi can I speak to Jack?” “Sorry he’s not in” “OK ….. Perhaps you can help me? I’m from his University and we are contacting graduates to see if they have got a job. Has Jack got a job?” “Well he has a zero hour’s contract in a local store, but it’s [...]
What You Aren’t Taught at University

What You Aren’t Taught at University

Students go to University to get a good degree, have a great time and enjoy the freedom they may not have had before; often leaving anything beyond that until later. But is that ok? Quite rightly, Universities are about education, research and teaching, however one of their marketing facts is the % of graduates who [...]
GOOD DEGREES DON’T ASSURE GOOD JOBS

GOOD DEGREES DON’T ASSURE GOOD JOBS

The majority of UK university graduates are working in jobs that do not require a degree, with over-qualification at "saturation point". Overall, 58.8% of graduates are in jobs deemed to be non-graduate roles, according to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. "The assumption that we will transition to a more productive, higher-value, higher-skilled economy [...]

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