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UK Youth Employment to Worsen on Lack of Language Skills - International Business Times UK

UK Youth Employment to Worsen on Lack of Language Skills - International Business Times UK | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
International Business Times UK UK Youth Employment to Worsen on Lack of Language Skills International Business Times UK Britain's dire youth unemployment situation could worsen as Ucas figures show that there has been a 5% drop in modern language...
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What are the jobs of the future? Redefining Jobs for Africa's Youth

What are the jobs of the future? Redefining Jobs for Africa's Youth | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
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Policy Brief: Youth guarantees: a response to the youth employment crisis?

Policy Brief: Youth guarantees: a response to the youth employment crisis? | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
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Youth Employment Fund gives 10000 disadvantaged youth a kick-start to jobs - Toronto Star

Youth Employment Fund gives 10000 disadvantaged youth a kick-start to jobs - Toronto Star | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Youth Employment Fund gives 10000 disadvantaged youth a kick-start to jobs Toronto Star He's one of 10,760 Ontario young people who have been given short-term job placements through the province's new Youth Employment Fund, meant to help bolster...
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New Statutory Careers Guidance for Young People in Schools includes BITC

New Statutory Careers Guidance for Young People in Schools includes BITC | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
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EE To Take On More Apprentices And Hold 'Techy Tea Parties' To Improve Digital Skills

EE To Take On More Apprentices And Hold 'Techy Tea Parties' To Improve Digital Skills | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
EE releases revised green targets, plans for youth employment and strategies for battling digital exclusion
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Untitled Document

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RT @francesparry: Great Youth Employment Convention programme out now http://t.co/1Rd5jaGvXI
Big thanks to lead sponsor @TPcharity and part…
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Tech hubs, app labs provide new avenues for youth ... - Newsbytes.ph

Tech hubs, app labs provide new avenues for youth ... - Newsbytes.ph | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Digital solutions have an important role to play in national strategies to overcome youth unemployment, according to a new ITU report titled “Digital Opportunities: Innovative ICT Solutions for Youth Employment.” ICT youth.
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Gamification Engages Job Candidates Beyond Their Resumes

Gamification Engages Job Candidates Beyond Their Resumes | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
You likely don't think of gaming when you think of searching for a new job; but gamification is a burgeoning trend in some companies' hiring process.
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Now it's the middle class's turn to feel the employment earthquake - The Guardian

Now it's the middle class's turn to feel the employment earthquake - The Guardian | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
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Now it's the middle class's turn to feel the employment earthquake
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Since 2008, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics, about 333,000 people have registered as self-employed.
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Budget 2014: manufacturing 'missing a generation of apprentices' - The Guardian

Budget 2014: manufacturing 'missing a generation of apprentices' - The Guardian | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
The Guardian Budget 2014: manufacturing 'missing a generation of apprentices' The Guardian He welcomed the chancellor's vision of a Britain that makes things again, though he recognises that for his business to be successful its high-end UK...
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Councils Warn One In Three Young People Could Be Jobless Or Underemployed - Huffington Post UK

Councils Warn One In Three Young People Could Be Jobless Or Underemployed - Huffington Post UK | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
International Business Times UK Councils Warn One In Three Young People Could Be Jobless Or Underemployed Huffington Post UK Up to half of young people in England and Wales are out of work or under-employed, with the true scale of the problem being...
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UK austerity measures likely to hurt society's poorest, OECD warns - The Guardian

UK austerity measures likely to hurt society's poorest, OECD warns - The Guardian | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
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UK austerity measures likely to hurt society's poorest, OECD warns
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"The government has already implemented certain strategies for youth not in employment, education or training (NEET).
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Nestlé Supports Youth Employment In Central & West Africa ...

Nestlé Supports Youth Employment In Central & West Africa ... | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Nestlé is introducing career development initiatives in Central and West Africa to boost employment opportunities for young people.The init.
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Algeria offers interest-free business funding to jobless youths

Algeria offers interest-free business funding to jobless youths | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Young exiled Algerians are returning, lured by better economic prospects linked to government financial enticements.
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New goal of 30000 modern apprentices a year by 2020 - BBC News

New goal of 30000 modern apprentices a year by 2020 - BBC News | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
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"Scotland currently has the eighth lowest rate of youth employment in the European Union," he said. "It is still far too high but we have made significant progress.
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Disengaged and Turning Away? European Youth at the Crossroads - Huffington Post (blog)

Disengaged and Turning Away? European Youth at the Crossroads - Huffington Post (blog) | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Disengaged and Turning Away? European Youth at the Crossroads
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Current measures by the EU, labeled "Youth Employment Package" or "Youth Guarantee", provide the right ideas in principle, but they are poorly funded.
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Positive progress for youth employment – but more work to be done - UnLtd

Positive progress for youth employment – but more work to be done - UnLtd | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
'More work needs to be done to promote #socent as an attractive career option for YP' http://t.co/sP2VqyxN8e #socialfutures
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Hospitality industry could cut youth employment by a quarter - Bournemouth Echo

Hospitality industry could cut youth employment by a quarter - Bournemouth Echo | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Bournemouth Echo Hospitality industry could cut youth employment by a quarter Bournemouth Echo “If every single business in the UK in our industry were to say: 'I'm going to make a pledge to create just one apprenticeship, one work placement or one...
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MY NEWS LOG ...: Digital solutions for youth employment

MY NEWS LOG ...: Digital solutions for youth employment | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
The report “Digital Opportunities: Innovative ICT Solutions for Youth Employment” has underlined the need of ensuring that youth around the world obtain digital literacy skills to qualify for the growing number of jobs that ...
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Global economy sidelines the young - MacroBusiness (blog)

Global economy sidelines the young - MacroBusiness (blog) | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Global economy sidelines the young
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So why is our timidly recovering economy failing to drag youth employment along with it? Looking at global trends ... of capital has been negative.
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The minimum wage is broken – here's how to fix it - Spectator.co.uk (blog)

The minimum wage is broken – here's how to fix it - Spectator.co.uk (blog) | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Spectator.co.uk (blog) The minimum wage is broken – here's how to fix it Spectator.co.uk (blog) Those in employment currently amount to 71.2 per cent of the UK population of working age, well ahead of Italy (55.5 per cent), France (64.1 per cent)...
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Ireland's 'growthless jobs' recovery proves perplexing for Central Bank - Irish Times

Ireland's 'growthless jobs' recovery proves perplexing for Central Bank - Irish Times | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Ireland's 'growthless jobs' recovery proves perplexing for Central Bank Irish Times Nonetheless, the official figures from the Central Statistics Office, suggest some 32,700 of the new jobs - created in the past five quarters - have been in...
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Public Education and Job Readiness: What Can Be Done to Shrink the Skills Gap? - Huffington Post

Public Education and Job Readiness: What Can Be Done to Shrink the Skills Gap? - Huffington Post | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
Public Education and Job Readiness: What Can Be Done to Shrink the Skills Gap?
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As discussed below, the U.S.
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Young unemployed: 'Help small businesses, and help us gain experience' - The Guardian

Young unemployed: 'Help small businesses, and help us gain experience' - The Guardian | Youth Employment | Scoop.it
The Guardian Young unemployed: 'Help small businesses, and help us gain experience' The Guardian George Osborne is under pressure to address Britain's youth unemployment problem in tomorrow's budget, with the number of 16- to 24-year-olds not in...
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