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Everything you need to get career ready


This resource is the place for schools, teachers, parents and careers professionals to discover the latest news and information from within the careers arena.


Poor careers advice failing to address STEM skills ‘crisis’

Enthusiasm for science, technology, engineering & maths, is high but lack of careers guidance means few continue into industry


Build your LinkedIn profile and boost your career chances

Don’t fall into the trap of leaving it till the end of your degree to start cultivating networks


More than 700 employers to design top quality apprenticeships

As part of the government’s successful apprenticeship trailblazers scheme.


How to find the right graduate job first time around

Your first role can play a crucial part in your career trajectory, so it's worth taking the time to make the right choice.


David Cameron vows to create 3m apprenticeships

Cut to welfare cap and removal of housing benefit from 18- to 21-year-olds on jobseeker’s allowance will pay for new scheme.


BCC Workforce Survey - more support needed to make transition from education to work

Results show that businesses feel that many young people are not adequately prepared for the workplace upon leaving education.