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‘No jobs, no homes, no services: how inequality is crippling young people’ – my perspective growing up in a rural area

Youth Ambassador Laurence Griffin grew up in a rural area. He recognises many of the issues addressed in The Guardian’s […]

5 Ways to Perfect Your Job Application

By Kenechi Eziefula 1. Apply early The earlier you apply, the earlier your application is seen, and the earlier you […]

Disability: A Barrier to My Future Career

By Dale Page, Graphic Designer Currently, I work for a local play-scheme company in Corby, Northamptonshire (CSD Activity Camps) as […]

A Youth Ambassador’s First APPG Experience

By Nathan Pearson-Smith – YEUK Youth Ambassador This was my first time attending the APPG and my first time attending […]

A YEUK Ambassador’s views on April’s APPG for Youth Employment meeting

By Harvey Morton – YEUK Youth Ambassador I was delighted to attend the Youth Employment UK APPG Meeting on Wednesday […]

Reflections on the emotional plight of trying to find work – Some possible solutions

By Laurence Griffin   In February, Laurence wrote about the barriers and difficulties faced when looking for work. Here, he […]

A Response to the Latest Unemployment Figures

By Ben Fisher Each year the figures of those not in education, employment or training (NEET) and unemployment levels are […]

My Future Career: Family VS Career – When Your Upbringing Affects Your Job Prospects

By Jenny Mullinder Part of the My Future Career Series I’ve always known that I grew up in a ‘difficult’ […]

A generation of unease

#EUDebate : Europe’s Benefit to UK Young People

#EUDebate is a new content series from our Youth Ambassadors sharing their thoughts on the debate of Britain being in […]

How is family a barrier to your future career? – My Future Career

Paul Cashman-Roberts I have grown up like many people believing that family is probably the most important entity in life, […]