831 results for Taxonomy=Careers

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Career education that works: an economic analysis using the British Cohort Study, IN Journal of Education and Work, Vol 30 No 1-4 Jan-Jun 2017, pp217-234 [2017] External document

Reports on what works in career education. Draws on the British Cohort Study 1970. Considers whether wage premiums observed by young British adults with higher levels of teenage school-mediated workpl...

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The social mobility challenges faced by young Muslims [2017] Full document External document

Examines the social mobility issues faced by young Muslims in the UK and explores some of the causes of low social mobility. Draws on the perceptions of young Muslims (through focus groups and intervi...

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Intergenerational income persistence within families (IFS Working Paper W17/11) [2017] Full document External document

Explores the relationship between the income of parents and their children and its impact on social mobility, drawing on analysis of data from two national birth cohort studies. Explains that there i...

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Impossible? Beyond access: getting to university and succeeding there [2017] External document

Explores the barriers young people face in reaching and succeeding at university, and ways in which they might be addressed, drawing on analysis of national statistics and a survey of young people. Co...

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Building reflective capability to enhance coaching practice, IN Coaching Psychologist, Vol 13 No 1 Jun 2017, pp4-12 [2017]

Explores the use of reflective practice in the workplace, and looks at ways to build reflective capacity in coaching practice. Outlines the origins and theories of reflective practice and considers it...

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Career progression in the further education and training sector: findings from an online survey of members of the Society for Education and Training (SET) [2017] External document

Reports the findings of a survey which explored career progression in the further education and training sector. Explains that the survey was developed by the National Foundation for Educational Resea...

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How to make the most of careers events with employers (Technical report) (Education and Employers Research occasional research paper no 11) [2017] External document

Presents evidence on the operation and impact of careers events held in UK schools and colleges, including careers talks, careers carousels/speed networking events, and job fairs. Suggests that partic...

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How to make the most of mock interviews and CV workshops (Technical report) (Education and Employers Research occasional research paper) [2017] External document

Reviews the current evidence relevant to the design and effectiveness of employer-led transition skills events, such as mock interviews and CV workshops, drawing on a mixture of academic literature an...

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Widening participation in UK outward student mobility: a picture of participation [2017] External document

Analyses the profiles of UK-domiciled undergraduate degree students in UK higher education institutions. who spent a minimum of one week abroad during their programme of study, to show the positive re...

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PES Network conference: implementation of the youth guarantee - challenges and success factors [2017] Full document External document

Looks at the implementation of the youth guarantee by public employment services (PES), drawing on the results of an EU seminar held in 2015. Considers ways of ensuring the sustainable activation of y...

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