Articles from Jack Johnson

How to increase your chances of employability after education

Thinking about life after university can be daunting. Many students worry about making themselves employable during and immediately after their courses, but a lot don’t know what they need to consider and how to use their time effectively.  

More people over the age of 50 are changing their jobs than ever before

#100YearLife - How to Change Career Path Later in Life - #NationalCareersWeek While the idea of celebrating your 50th birthday and having an up-coming retirement plan ready to be put into action seems only moments away, the reality now is that retirement is less likely to happen for another decade or two.

How will new #EdTech innovations change the nature of education?

#FutureofEducations - Technology that is enhancing education Classrooms are far more technologically advanced than they were ten years ago, and classic chalk and blackboard approach has been retired.

Essential Skills Required for a Career in Engineering

Despite the current uncertainty surrounding the economic situation in the UK, all is not as bleak as it may initially seem — particularly in the engineering sector.

How can graduates utilise a recruitment agency?

In March 2019 the unemployment rate in the UK hit a 44-year low. In an interview with The Guardian, John Philpott, the director of the Jobs Economist consultancy, noted: “Nobody seems to have told the labour market about the mood of Brexit-related economic uncertainty which has gripped the UK since last autumn.” Miners strikes, recessions, and political pandemonium, which included the worst parliamentary defeat in history, all compounded the unlikelihood of a four decade long economic depression turning itself around — it has however.


Newsroom Activity

FE News: The Future of Education News Channel had a status update on Twitter yesterday

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PromoteEd has published a new article: Online Apprenticeships yesterday