163 results for Taxonomy=Professional practice

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Effect of fragmented careers guidance in schools and colleges [2018] External document

Uses survey findings to explore how the fragmented past experience of careers advice and guidance has prepared students in higher education are for a career. Finds that there has been a lack of consis...

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Length matters! Exploratory research into the impact the shortening of guidance appointments is having on practice [2018] External document

Looks at the impact on practice of the shortening of careers guidance appointments as a response to rising demand for services. Finds that students value careers guidance and that both students and pr...

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Understanding and development student engagement through effective data management [2018] External document

Explores whether the client record management system utilised by the University of Bolton Careers Service could be used more effectively to understand and improve engagement with all groups of the stu...

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Personal guidance: what works? [2018] External document

Looks at the research base on personal guidance between a careers adviser and a young person, which considers personal effectiveness, including self-awareness and self-esteem, career readiness, and ed...

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Predicting entrepreneurial career intentions: values and the theory of planned behaviour, IN Journal of Career Assessment, Vol 26 No 3 Aug 2018, pp457-475 [2018] External document

Examines the mechanisms through which the human values of individuals are related to entrepreneurial career intentions, drawing on a survey of university students in four European countries. Outlines ...

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Missed your potential? (AI and people analytics transforming learning and careers), IN Training Journal, Aug 2018, pp26-29 [2018]

Explores how artificial intelligence (AI) and people analytics can transform learning. Reflects on the opportunities to support and direct people towards training and careers where they are successful...

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Working it out: career guidance and employer engagement [2018] External document

Reports on the importance of career guidance for young people and discusses good career guidance practice in schools in the thirty-six countries that make up the Organisation for Economic Co-operatio...

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OECD concludes that careers advice justifies public investment, IN 14-19 Learning and Skills Bulletin, No 270 11 July, pp8-9 [2018]

Reports on a paper by the OECD, ‘Working it Out: Career Guidance and Employer Engagement’, which analyses the need for, and delivery of, career guidance in OECD countries. Highlights the difficulties ...

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An advisor like me: does gender matter? (Institute of Labor Economics discussion paper no 11575) [2018] External document

Presents causal evidence on the effects of gender congruence in the student-adviser relationship in respect of student retention, grades, and post-graduation career outcomes using unique administrativ...

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Delivering digital skills: a guide to preparing the workforce for an inclusive digital economy [2018] External document

Considers why governments should address the need for digital skills and identifies barriers to upskilling the workforce for digitisation, including perception that learning is only for the young, lac...

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