Welcome to the Employability community
If you deliver careers information, advice and guidance AND you'd like to be better equipped to help clients make informed choices about employability or have ideas you'd like to share with others, this AGCAS web community is for you.
Experiences of a careers and employability intern at the University of Huddersfield
Debbie Kearns has recently taken on the role of Careers and Employability Graduate Intern at the University of Huddersfield. Here, she explores the transition from student to employee and looks at how both she and the university have benefited from the opportunity.
With UK employers now seeking employees with an international perspective and awareness of global business cultures, it is becoming more important for graduates to possess skills to help drive...
With an increasing number of businesses calling for graduates with international experience, never before has the need to be able to collaborate in intercultural contexts been so important. St...
- Big drop in early graduate unemployment, reports What Do Graduates Do?
- Update on planning careers from the RTPI
- Representing AGCAS in the media: Directory of Experts
- AGCAS to sponsor TARGETjobs award 2015
- Success for world's first careers and employability MOOC
- AGR survey: Graduate vacancies predicted to rise
- Introducing Eluned Jones, new AGCAS President
About the AGCAS Communities
Who we are and where we are
Future fit: Preparing graduates for the world of work
This report from CBI and UUK highlights the role HE institutions (including, but not exclusively, through their careers services), employers and government can play in giving students the b... More details ›
Exchanging views and ideas
All AGCAS members can exchange views and ideas by submitting news articles to this website and contributing to the discussions that follow many articles.
You can also pick the brains of other careers professionals through the EMPLOYABILITY-DEVELOPMENT discussion list (click on 'subscribe' to join). Though not an AGCAS-owned list, it's a list that many AGCAS members subscribe to.
People to contact
Adam Smith Business School (ASBS)/Careers Service, University of Glasgow
Closing Date: October 26, 2014
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This one-day conference, organised by AGCAS in partnership with GTI, explores parental influence on children's academic and employment choices a...
A new two-day course designed for the non-guidance professional aimed at improving the effectiveness of short interactions with clients involving advic...
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