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Andrew Scherer

Co-founder, BrighterBox and author, Brilliant Intern

Co-founder of graduate specialists BrighterBox and author of the definitive guide to internships, Brilliant Intern.

Will talk job-hunting tips, marketing, and (given half a chance) football/QPR.

Youth Unemployment - The Lessons We've Failed to Learn

The manner in which the government is seeking to introduce apprenticeships serves only to polarise the debate, ensuring that young people are either classified as 'apprenticeship' material, or are left to join the ranks of thousands of graduates competing for the grossly limited number of entry-level jobs.
17/03/2013 22:18 GMT

Wurst in Europe? How the UK Can Learn From German Internships

The German approach places a clear value on investing and training young prospective employees and has seen the country develop a nation- and business-wide commitment to helping young adults transition between the role of student and professional.
06/02/2013 16:14 GMT

Saying No to Nepotism

With more graduates than ever looking to kick start their careers, we at Inspiring Interns are incredibly excited to see what becomes of O2 and Bauer Media's "GoThinkBig" initiative.
02/11/2012 10:10 GMT

A 'Good Internship' - Setting New Standards

As a company, we join those criticising the 'bad internships'. Our aim is to set a new standard for 'good internships' and help get more graduates bridge the gap between university and their dream first job.
04/10/2012 11:54 BST