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Michael Mercieca blogs for the Huff Post UK

This year Michael attended the Conservative and Labour Party Conferences, the first time Young Enterprise has had a presence here. His latest blog for Huff Post UK reflects on his experiences. Michael writes: “This year I attended both the Conservative and Labour Party conferences in my capacity as Chief Executive

Michael Mercieca blogs for Telegraph Online

In Michael’s first blog for the Telegraph Online, he responds to Mark Boleat, policy chairman of the City of London Corporation, writing in The Telegraph that “Employers should make soft skills in school their business.” As one of our key supporters in London, we were pleased to see the article

Young Enterprises launches the Your Horizon programme supported by Old Mutual

Young Enterprise and Old Mutual Wealth launched a new programme for school leavers on September 24th at VE Loft in London. The programme, ‘Your Horizon’, will help young people aged 18-24 by offering guidance and support on employment, self-employment and training opportunities. The event was hosted by Aaron Ross, founder

Michael Mercieca blogs for the Huffington Post

 Michael writes: “A top-quality education system should prepare our young people for the future. It should teach students the skills they need to find suitable jobs that secure a good quality of life. Or, if they choose, equip these young people with the skills, determination and confidence to start their

Michael Mercieca blogs for the Huffington Post

Our CEO Michael Mercieca’s latest blog for the Huffington Post focuses on the importance of financial education. Michael writes: “A few days ago I read an opinion piece in the FT (non-paywall copy here) saying that there’s no point teaching school children about money. We should just force-feed them more maths instead. This