The ‘snowflake syndrome’. Are today’s students too touchy?
Job market / Self awareness

The ‘snowflake syndrome’. Are today’s students too touchy?

In 2016, ‘snowflake generation’ was added to the Collins English Dictionary’s words of the year. The definition? “Young adults of the 2010s, viewed as being less resilient and more prone to taking offence than previous generations”. In a list which included Brexit, what made this one equally topical? Guest writer Susanna Quirke, marketing executive from Inspiring … Continue reading

The graduate job market in 2017: eight inconvenient truths
Job market / Warwick

The graduate job market in 2017: eight inconvenient truths

What does the current job market look like for students who will graduate this summer? The press would have you believe the market is unremittingly gloomy; that it’s saturated with graduates, with supply exceeding demand. Future automation will mean the end of many jobs, including some professions. Brexit and Trump will ruin everything and the world as … Continue reading