Graduate Market Trends : The HECSU journal

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Graduate Market Trends (GMT) is HECSU's quarterly journal. It provides high quality information about contemporary debates in higher education, graduate employment and career learning.

Latest edition - Autumn 2016

In this edition we address the most contested themes in this autumn's HE, skills and careers agendas:

  • Sector opinion: Enjoy our regular column with Brian Hipkin, student experience expert and author.
  • Myths about the graduate labour market - Prospects' Head of Higher Education Intelligence, Charlie Ball, employs his formidable expertise to debunk two common myths about graduate employment and university participation.
  • 'A strong voice in the HE debate' - we interview AGCAS new Executive Director, Elaine Boyes.
  • The HECSU Research Fund: Charlie Ball shares the fruits of last year's HECSU research funding programme
  • HECSU Membership - HECSU's Relationship Manager Ellie Reynolds gives us an insight into the multiple benefits of being a member.
  • A recruiter's perception of the graduate labour market - Grovelands Recruitment's Ella Eager presents the findings of her company's latest graduate survey from a recruiter's perspective.

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Professor Kate Purcell, University of Warwick

"GMT provides a comprehensive record of research in the field and is the best indicator I know of the key issues in higher education and graduate employment"


Higher Education Researcher

"The single most useful source of information on the graduate labour market that I know of"


Higher Education Careers Professional

"One of the most digestable sources of graduate LMI and associated careers issues"


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