RESEARCH

We’ve bought together the latest research, reports and stats on the need for employability, enterprise and financial education and evidence of the impact it can make. All these reports are produced by other organisations, if you want to find out more about how we evaluate the impact of our programmes, check out our impact reports.

The Skills Gap

Several employer’s surveys report on an employability skills gap that continues to effect recruitment. The labour market is fast pacing with increased integration of digital and artificial intelligence. As a result, businesses call for more adaptable, flexible and creative workforce to prepare for careers for the future. 

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Social Mobility

There is an increasing body of evidence linking social mobility – the ability to improve one’s standard of living, through better education, employment and income – to employability skills such as confidence, self-esteem and resilience. People who overcome adversity and realise their potential tend to exhibit these key skills.

Research Reports

Impact of Enterprise Education

Enterprise and Financial education work in collaboration in preparing young people necessary skills to prepare for a sustainable future. Enterprise education is a proactive learning process where participants apply creative ideas and innovation to practical situations.

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Impact of Financial Education

Enterprise and Financial education work in collaboration in preparing young people necessary skills to prepare for a sustainable future.  Financial education enables young people to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes towards money so that they can make informed financial decisions.

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