06 novembre 2013

Students – top tips for starting your own business

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQPxnNUZkzq1IINmqwJMRe0Mx9jmcJPvZ89WaflkoXFnHo0R2jfVuceEAwwBy James Eder. There are many challenges involved in setting up a business, but here in the UK there are a growing number of resources around to help you, says James Eder. 
There are lots of challenges involved in setting up a business. If it was easy, everyone would be doing it. But one of the most difficult things is actually getting started. So, you have an idea. Now what?
I’ve just returned from speaking at the One Young World conference in Johannesburg, where over 1,300 young people from all over the world were inspired to take action. Read more...

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One-in-five workers in key industries hired from overseas

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQPxnNUZkzq1IINmqwJMRe0Mx9jmcJPvZ89WaflkoXFnHo0R2jfVuceEAwwBy . Migrants are filling a fifth of jobs in key industries because of a shortage of highly skilled British graduates, according to a Government-backed report. 
Companies are forced to rely on foreign-born workers in a range of “strategically important” areas as children continue to shun maths and science subjects at school. In all, migrants account for 20 per cent of workers in fields such as oil and gas extraction, aerospace manufacturing and computer, electronic and optical engineering. Read more...

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Student housing: why you should wait to sign

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQPxnNUZkzq1IINmqwJMRe0Mx9jmcJPvZ89WaflkoXFnHo0R2jfVuceEAwwBy David Ellis. Now is the start of the student housing race; while some students will sign up to anywhere with windows and a working shower, hold out for something better, says David Ellis. 
Over the past couple of years, I’ve come to regard house-hunting as something of an endurance test, and secretly think that most estate agents get their kicks terrifying tenants with squalid box-rooms. November is the start of the great studenthousing race, and by the month’s end, some will have signed up to anywhere with windows and a working shower. Read more...

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