Why there’s a need for graduate coaching
Education’s all very well, but it doesn’t teach graduates how to get a job.
It’s a distressing statistic, but 51 per cent of graduates cannot find graduate level jobs.
If you’re the parent of a graduate who’s in this unfortunate position, that fact will no doubt disturb you.
Yet, despite what the papers may lead you to believe, it’s not because the jobs aren’t there.
Thousands of vacancies exist for university leavers.
But time and time again, graduates find themselves unable to climb on that all-important first rung of the jobs ladder.
They struggle to get interviews. And, when they do, they flunk them. Why?
The reason is simple. For all their education, graduates have never been taught the most fundamental lesson of all:
how to go about getting a job.