Mayfield's Head of Careers on the importance of agile thinking

Mayfield’s Head of Careers on the importance of agile thinking

Academic achievements may open the doors to employment, but an agile mindset is just as crucial to success in the world of work, says Mayfield School's Head of Careers Amanda Glubb

In conversation with Mark Bailey of Dukes Education

In conversation with Mark Bailey of Dukes Education

As former High Master of St Paul's and Head of Leeds Grammar, Professor Mark Bailey brings top-flight experience to his new role with the Dukes Education family. Absolutely Education finds out more

Roots: Lasting legacy with the DofE Award scheme

Roots: Lasting legacy with the DofE Award scheme

Among the many touching tributes to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh was the outpouring of warmth and positivity about the DofE Award scheme, which began life in 1956. It continues to give opportunities that change lives, and…

Lancing College on supporting students in a challenging jobs market

Lancing College on supporting students in a challenging jobs market

Diana Cree, Director External Relations and Communications at Lancing College, discusses how to support young people in a challenging jobs market and enhance their career opportunities

International medicine – studying at St. George's University, Grenada

International medicine – studying at St. George’s University, Grenada

Bob Ryan, Dean of Admissions at St. George’s University in Grenada, discusses what to consider if your child is considering an international medical school

Hay Festival's Free Programme for Schools – inspiration for all ages

Hay Festival’s Free Programme for Schools – inspiration for all ages

Hay Festival's Programme for Schools, running from 24th May, offers rich pickings – and a whole host of amazing authors and creatives are there to inspire young people

Sporting chances – Gordon's School on developing soft skills

Sporting chances – Gordon’s School on developing soft skills

At Gordon's School, Surrey there is a strong focus on sport for wellbeing and skills, but also for the soft skills it develops, says Careers Lead Caroline Sims

The Making of Me: Aldo Kane

The Making of Me: Aldo Kane discusses his schooldays

The former Royal Marine and now TV extreme adventurer and specialist in hostile environments discusses his journey through school, his love of Geography and the education he gained from travelling the world

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Is there a careers aspiration gap?

Are young people realistic about the job pathways that are most likely to be available to them? Absolutely Education spoke to school careers specialists