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Companies Need To Connect With Parents To Improve Apprenticeship Recruitment

In an article first published by Gerard Kelly & Partners (GKP) YouthSight's chief executive, Ben Marks, made his case for the apprenticeship system to devote more attention to...

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Our Open Day HE Insight Tool Is Here!
We've just launched our Open Day Insight tool for HEPs to help inform and improve your open day conversion. 
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In The Age Of Digital, Are Printed Prospectuses A Waste Of Budget And Resource? HE Research Snippet #33

For those of you who’ve read our ‘Who is Generation Z’ Youth Culture Snippet, you’ll know that the way Gen Z consume information has changed quite a lot in comparison to...

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Student Opposition to Brexit Grows

Tomorrow’s leaders reject Brexit; the Government’s handling of it & Labour’s position on it

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YS In The News: Research Shows Students Are Struggling To Juggle University Living Costs

Where students choose to study in the country might set them back over £5,000 in living costs, according to new findings from Which? University, who

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Making Clearing Less Scary (And How That Can Help You Recruit Exceptional Students) - HE Research Snippet #32

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YouthSight Appoint Sheldrake To Their Board - As Seen On Research Live & Mr Web

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Youth insight agency and panel provider, YouthSight, this morning announced the appointment of former BDRC Group Chief Operating Officer, Richard Sheldrake,

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How Do Your Prospective Students Use Social Media To Make Their University Choices? HE Research Snippet #31

On clearing day last year, Staffordshire University made the unusual choice of offering last-minute places via Snapchat. Sheffield Hallam made offers on Facebook Messenger, and...

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Millennials, Gen Z and Food: Trends and Truths - Youth Culture Snippet #13

Are young people really spending their money on food fads? Have they all gone vegan? This month we explore the topic of young people and food, with

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Fieldwork Tips: Say Hello To Our 18,000 16 To 17 Year Olds!

Say Hello to our super sweet 16s (and 17s!)

Forget the Royal Wedding or the FA Cup final, this month’s biggest celebration is happening right now and we’re personally inviting you...

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HE Research Snippet #30 - Are Unhappy Students Spreading a Negative Message About Your University?

In March this year, a student sued Anglia Ruskin University for her ‘Mickey Mouse’ degree which, she claimed, did not prepare her for future employment. “The

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Brand Distinctiveness 101 : Here's What Happened At Our HE Insight Club Event, Birmingham

It was great seeing so many of our HE Insight Club clients attend our bi-annual HE event earlier this month. We ran an intimate event to unravel brand

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Who Are Generation Z? - Youth Culture Snippet #12

Generation Z are the new buzz demographic in marketing. Media and brands across the globe are asking what we can learn from them and how we

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HE Research Snippet #29: A degree Is Not Enough: The Universities That Succeed And Fail In ‘Selling’ Their Story On Future Employability

The growing importance of employability for prospective students picking a course or university has been big news for some time. Yet certain

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