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#GEC13 : Summary

Gradcore Team, Created 03/06/2013 14:49 Last updated 16/06/2013 10:16

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#GEC13 is officially ON SALE!

Gradcore Team, Created 25/02/2013 16:12 Last updated 16/04/2013 11:37

“Every little helps” What would a Tesco University look like?

Gradcore Team, Created 27/11/2012 12:01

Recent debates about the HE sector’s reaction to the employability challenge has led to some interesting and thriving debates about the role of a university in the development of a student’s employability and more vaguely and interestingly about student engagement. Continue Reading

#GEC12: The slides, pics, and vids

Gradcore Team, Created 06/06/2012 15:05 Last updated 02/04/2018 18:29

#GEC12: The Graduate Employment Conference took place on the 30th May. Continue Reading

The Queen's Speech

Gradcore Team, Created 10/05/2012 11:31 Last updated 10/05/2012 11:58

It was no surprise that the Queen’s Speech was all over the news yesterday as everyone has a stake in what was to be announced. We at Gradcore, and our sister companies, Graduates Yorkshire and GradsEast were watching to hear about what the government’s plans were for young people (specifically... Continue Reading

Who will step up to the challenge of graduate unemployment?

Gradcore Team, Created 17/04/2012 09:46 Last updated 10/05/2013 19:34

This month we saw the launch of the government’s response to rising youth unemployment - the Youth Contract. It’s great news that the government is investing in our young people[i]. But, as I discussed in December, there’s not really a great deal in there for graduates. Continue Reading

Drum roll please… the #GEC12 conference programme has been perfected!

Gradcore Team, Created 11/04/2012 13:36 Last updated 04/09/2013 11:48

We’ve got an exciting line-up that should piqué the interests of everyone involved in the graduate labour market, whether you are a careers advisor, policy maker or recruiter. Continue Reading

Yorkshire forward?

Gradcore Team, Created 30/03/2012 10:17 Last updated 30/03/2012 10:19

Today sees the official end of Yorkshire Forward. Whilst the organisation has been in wind-down mode pretty much since the election, the doors actually close now. Continue Reading

#GEC12: The Graduate Employment Conference 30th May

Gradcore Team, Created 01/03/2012 12:57 Last updated 05/06/2014 16:44

It’s that time of year again when we are busy organising our Graduate Employment Conference #GEC12 on Wednesday 30th May. We’ve got an exciting line up that we think will be useful to everyone involved in graduate recruitment. Continue Reading

Reaction to the Wilson Review

Gradcore Team, Created 01/03/2012 09:52

We read with much enthusiasm the Wilson Review into collaboration between business and universities, after all, such collaboration is at the core of our activity. In fact, the title of chapter 6 “the interface between students, universities and employers,” could have been lifted straight from our website! Continue Reading