Essays on Employer Engagement in Education

…summaries and other research papers, by Education and Employers and other organisations, can be found in our free searchable research library. Reviews “This useful book examines how employers do, and…


Enhancing graduate employability, especially in humanities, arts and social sciences, and particularly for female graduates

…in Higher Education, DOI: 10.1080/03075079.2018.1496412. https://doi.org/10.1080/03075079.2018.1496412 3 ONS. 2019. Overeducation and Hourly Wages in the UK Labour Market; 2006 to 2017. London: Office for National Statistics. https://www.ons.gov.uk/economy/nationalaccounts/uksectoraccounts/compendium/economicreview/april2019/overeducationandhourlywagesintheuklabourmarket2006to2017 4 O’Leary, S….


Enhancing graduate employability, especially in humanities, arts and social sciences, and particularly for female graduates

UK Labour Market; 2006 to 2017. London: Office for National Statistics. https://www.ons.gov.uk/economy/nationalaccounts/uksectoraccounts/compendium/economicreview/april2019/overeducationandhourlywagesintheuklabourmarket2006to2017 4 O’Leary, S. 2017. Graduates’ experiences of, and attitudes towards, the inclusion of employability-related support in undergraduate degree…


OECD “World Class” Book Launch

…21st-century school system by Andreas Schleicher, OECD Director for Education and Skills. As an initiator of the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) and an international authority on education policy…


Book Review: Our Kids by Robert Putnam

…finds it difficult to secure anything more than a temporary job. In Our Kids, Putnam highlights mentors as a significant resource who can address the ‘savvy gap’ of young people….





Graduate internship scheme closed

During last year the Graduate Internship Scheme paid for 8,500 graduates to be matched with small businesses, and a quarter of those were offered full-time jobs at the end of…