Blog post: Carrie Childs
Mimi Beard highlights some of the challenges that she has overcome to become a trainee accountant
Much has been written about how young people manage the transition from school to work – although I would argue not enough.
We know from our recent research that children are forming stereotypes at the age of seven. We also know that they are abandoning their aspirational careers between the ages of nine and thirteen.
When it comes to the future careers of the young people in Cornwall, the creative industries offer opportunities that don’t immediately spring to mind.
Backing Success – Christine Hodgson Blog
The numbers of young people getting work experience while still studying has declined. In fact, it’s reduced from 43% in 1997 to 21% in 2017.