The biggest investment a young professional can make

The biggest investment a young professional can make
This month I released my first book, Soft Skills for Young Pros. I wrote this book with the intention to help young people bridge the gap between higher education and the real world.
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Three careers events to prepare students for employment

Three careers events to prepare students for employment
It’s well reported that students across the UK are increasingly more likely to see themselves as consumers than generations before them. Last year, the Guardian reported on how the UK HE system is following the transactional, students-as-customers trend long established in the US.
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My job in higher ed: Jean de Villeneuve, Hult International Business School

My job in higher ed: Jean de Villeneuve, Hult International Business School
Jean is Sr. Director of Career Development and Corporate Relations – Europe and Global Head of Alumni Relations at Hult International Business School. He tells us how he and his team help Hult students transition from study to employment and how the school stays in touch with its diverse and international alumni.
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Me & MyCity: Finland’s miniature town where children learn to work

Me & MyCity: Finland’s miniature town where children learn to work
Finland’s innovative education system is in the news a lot. Whether it’s because the country’s educators have decided to scrap individual subjects in favour of teaching by topic instead, or for their reluctance to compare schools and teachers, something other European countries have been doing for decades, and comprehensively at that. While the international reputation of its education system grows steadily, Finland’s economy continues to stall – as a result, many of the nation’s educators are eager to export Finnish learning concepts around the world, in hopes of spreading the nation’s innovative teaching strategies and bolstering the country’s economy in one fell swoop.
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