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What next for careers following the publication of the careers strategy?

Following our chief executive John Yarham's reflections of the careers sector landscape in November, he now follows this up with what the new careers strategy means, why we should feel encouraged for the future and key considerations for its implementation. Read the full article on the FE news website. 

Read more | Jan 29, 2018

2017 – Review of an ‘Outstanding’ year for Futures

2017 has seen the issues of social mobility, inclusion and productivity continue to challenge Government, communities and businesses, all within the uncertain context of Brexit. To therefore be able to say, that 2017 has been the best year on record for Futures Advice, Skills and Employment, is a testament to all of our colleagues, owners, partners and customers. It’s good to be able to look back over…

Read more | Dec 20, 2017

Leadership in Careers and Enterprise programme, an important pillar of the forthcoming Careers Strategy

Anne Milton, Minister of State for Apprenticeships, Skills and Women, set her vision for improved Careers Guidance at the recent Careers Education and Guidance Summit in London. The speech gave a first insight into the ‘Careers Strategy’, which is due to be published imminently.My interest in Careers is well established. I undertook the Diploma in Careers Guidance in 1998 and the Guidance course was…

Read more | Nov 29, 2017