Uncertainty as students enter university of life
- Reversing trend in grad recruiting. // Recruiter;1/21/2009, p6
The article reports on the reversed trend of graduate recruitment in Great Britain. A survey of 100 companies by market research firm High Flyers showed that graduate vacancies had fallen by a fifth since 2008 for students graduating in the summer of 2009. Chief executive officer (CEO) of the...
- Don't panic. Taylor, Sarah // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Oct2009, Issue 820, p52
The article offers tips on how to cope with the graduate job market in Great Britain as of October 2009. It says that people can do many different things to cope with the recession such as being flexible about the company. According to the author, it is good to avoid pitfalls like inadequate...
- No substitute for youth. Matthews, Virginia // Personnel Today;6/24/2008, p7
The article presents information on the life and career of Carl Gilleard, the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR's) chief executive officer. Gilleard took over as chief executive of AGR in 1998, and has raised its profile in Great Britain and internationally. He entered the world of...
- Graduates paying off loans faster. // Infomat: A Weekly Review;2/28/2003, p6
Discusses the findings of a study on the labor market outcomes for young college and bachelor graduates in the classes of 1986, 1990 and 1995 in Canada. Paying disciplines for bachelor graduates; Difference in employment rates.
- Job market bright for the Class of 2000. Clanton, Brett // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);02/28/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 36, p4
Focuses on the favorable job market for year 2000 college graduates in Louisiana. Prediction that local employers will hire more college graduates in the year 2000 than they did in 1999; Impact of the increased employee hiring activity on the jobs of university career counselors; Advice for...
- The Black Collegian's industry by industry assessment of the job outlook for the class of 1996. Scheetz, L. Patrick; Stinson, Sonya // Black Collegian;Feb96, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p74
Presents an industry by industry assessment of the job outlook for the class of 1996. Include outlooks in accounting, aerospace and components, automotive and mechanical equipment, communications and telecommunications and others; Recruiters' comments on the qualities looked for in a job...
- Confidence is welcome, but so is realism for graduate employment. // Education (14637073);5/27/2011, Issue 432, p5
The article discusses a warning from Great Britain's Higher Education Careers Services Unite (HECSU) regarding the vital necessity of giving British graduates realistic information regarding employment prospects.
- Tough lessons in life. Maslen, Geoffrey // Bulletin with Newsweek;11/1/94, Vol. 116 Issue 5944, p46
Examines why a university degree is no longer enough to ensure a job in Australia. Limited options of college graduates; Increase in higher education enrollments; Flooding in the job market helping devalue the qualification currency. INSET: Just what the doctor ordered..
- Future looks bright for class of 2012. // Disclosures;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p6
The article reports on the performance of the 2012 graduates in Virginia's job market as depicted from the research of the National Association of Colleges and Employers.