Tag: speakers for schools

  • Amplifying the voices of young people through our research

    Making Up for Lost Time: Introducing the Latest Research Report by Speakers for Schools   Download the Report (PDF) Download the Report (PDF) The start of a new academic year has traditionally signalled an exciting time of transition as many young people head to new destinations to continue their academic studies or enter the world of work […]

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  • Yougov Speakers for Schools Poll of MPs, business & young people

    Leading Youth Charities join forces to solve the biggest post pandemic barriers for young people Speakers for Schools, UK Youth and Young Enterprise come together in a historic partnership to launch, ‘Youth Card’, the social mobility app packed with thousands of career preparing opportunities.    This means the Youth Card is packed with thousands […]

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  • Young people in Birmingham first in the UK to have access to thousands of life-changing virtual work placements

    Young people in Birmingham first in the UK to have access to thousands of life-changing virtual work placements Youth Card rollout will help to tackle social mobility and educational inequality Young people in Birmingham and Solihull will be the first in the UK to have access to thousands of life-changing virtual work experience, volunteering, learning, […]

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  • Building diversity needs no more than a will and a way

    Source – Mediatel News, 3rd February 2021 The former VP of EMEA and multi-market sales at Spotify, Marco Bertozzi, takes some time following his resignation to reflect on how businesses can take practical steps to improve the makeup of their workforce Like many, over recent months I’ve been thinking about how we go about improving […]

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  • David Roberts Chairman of Nationwide Building Society talking about his life experiences to students at Hartlepool Sixth Form College. Picture by FRANK REID Copyright: JPIMedia Resell

    Hartlepool students inspired to follow in banking boss’s footsteps

    Students were inspired to achieve great things after the boss of one of the country’s biggest building societies gave a talk to Hartlepool Sixth Form College. Guest lecturer David Roberts, the Chairman of Nationwide Building Society, talked about what he has learned in life, personal experiences and how he got to where he is today. […]

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