Tags: Multi-generational workforce

Ian Symes: The graduating ‘Class of 2015’ is big enough to populate the UK’s second largest city

With almost 800,000 newly qualified graduates and postgraduates having entered the UK workforce this summer the question of their employment looms large. Last year 20,000 graduates were unemployed six months after leaving university and a third took jobs in “non-professional” roles that didn’t require degrees.