Emphasis on employability: equipping graduates with the skills to lead

This UK paper notes that unemployment, and underemployment, has been one of the most significant problems for university graduates and their non-graduate peers alike since the financial crisis of 2008. Many graduates are underemployed, forced to take jobs that are inappropriate to their level of education. Consequently, student employability is one of the key issues facing the higher education sector. This paper aims to show how the sector is responding with new ways for students to develop professional management and leadership skills. It highlights some partnerships between universities and ... Show more

Corporate authors: Chartered Management Institute (Great Britain) (CMI)

Published: London, England, CMI, 2016

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: 22 p.

Access item: http://www.managers.org.uk/insights/research/current-research/2016/june/emphasis-on-employability

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