Work Experience Is Essential For Young People – But We Must Remove Blatant And Ingrained Inequality To Access
The current neglect of work experience isn’t just damaging from an economic perspective but detrimental in terms of equality
First impressions count.
It was a long summer of discontent for universities, who took a pummelling from Fleet Street and various lords a leaping. But now they are back to the serious job of educating people for a rapidly-changing world. Most commentators are clear about the trajectory and drivers of these changes, but not the speed.
Industries And Professions Such As Law, Medicine, Finance And Journalism Must Seek Out Talent From A Wider Range Of Backgrounds
State schools have made great progress in equipping the next generation for brighter futures. However, there are still major hurdles for young people in terms of gaining entry to the workplace.
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'Without unpaid internships, how the hell are students going to get the chance to earn experience?'