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PISA 2015 Results: Excellence and Equity in Education

The OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) has just published the “PISA 2015 Results: Excellence and Equity in Education”. PISA evaluates, every three years, what 15-year-old students know and can do in science, reading, and mathematics. It focuses on students’ attitudes towards learning science, including their expectations of working in science-related careers. Singapore ranked 1st …
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Sixth European Working Conditions Survey

Eurofound has just published the “Sixth European Working Conditions Survey.” The findings from the EWCS draw attention to the range and scope of actions that policy actors could develop to address the challenges facing Europe today. The analysis explores the findings using seven indices of job quality – physical environment, work intensity, working time quality, …
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Skills Matter 2016: Further Results from the Survey of Adult Skills

In the wake of the technological revolution that began in the last decades of the 20th century, labour market demand for information-processing and other high-level cognitive and interpersonal skills is growing substantially. The Survey of Adult Skills, a product of the OECD Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC), was designed to provide …
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The 2016 Deloitte Millennial Survey

Millennials, in general, express little loyalty to their current employers and many are planning near-term exits, according to Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited’s fifth annual Millennial Survey. This remarkable absence of allegiance represents a serious challenge to any business employing a large number of Millennials, especially those in markets—like the United States—where Millennials now represent the …
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Europeans Face the World Divided

The Pew Research Center has just published the study “European Face the World Divided.” According to the survey results many Europeans favour turning inward as their continent faces mounting challenges including economic stagnation, terrorist attacks and an influx of refugees. Views of their respective countries’ place in the world vary widely, but few see the …
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Manpower Employment Outlook Survey Global Q2 2016

For this research, ManpowerGroup interviewed over 58,000 employers across 42 countries and territories to forecast labor market activity in Quarter 2 2016. The Manpower Employment Outlook Survey is conducted quarterly to measure employers’ intentions to increase or decrease the number of employees in their workforces during the next quarter. ManpowerGroup’s comprehensive forecast of employer hiring plans has been running for more than …
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The Global Risks Report 2016

The World Economic Forum has just published “The Global Risks Report 2016”. The 11th edition of the study draws attention to ways that global risks could evolve and interact in the next decade. Geopolitical concerns remain prominent in the minds of respondents to the Global Risks Perception Survey for the second year in a row. …
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Barómetro de consumo Barclaycard-IESE

IESE presents the Barclaycard-IESE Consumer Barometer which analyzes how, with what and on what Spanish consumers have been spending their money during the crisis. The aim of the study is to track how Spaniards have modified their consumer habits since the beginning of the crisis, the differences in consumer spending between each region and each …
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OECD Skills Outlook 2015: Youth, Skills and Employability

More than 35 million young people, aged 16-29, across OECD countries are neither employed nor in education or training (NEET). Overall, young people are twice as likely as prime-age workers to be unemployed. Governments need to do more to give young people a good start to their working lives and help them find work, according …
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2015 Alumni Perspectives Survey Report

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) surveyed more than 12,000 graduate business school alumni from more than 230 graduate business programs at 71 participating universities in 16 locations across the globe. The results presented in the 2015 Alumni Perspectives Survey Report offer a global snapshot of employment and career progression for graduate business alumni representing …
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