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Shelagh Foster Provides Customised Working World Training for Schools, Universities and Businesses

Your First Year of WorkShelagh Foster, author of Your First Year of Work: The Survival Guide, offers talks and training for schools, universities and businesses. Foster has a vast array of topics that can be combined and prepared for each unique audience.

The courses she offers to businesses, for recently employed people and experienced staff alike, include “Seven essential workplace practices”, “The meaning of work”, “Communications basics”, and many more.

For scholars, Foster provides guidance about matching individual skills and interests to the workplace, making wise decisions and developing positive work habits, and discovering the power of self-leadership.

Read more about the benefit of Foster’s training for university students:

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The ideal equation is graduates with degrees + vacancies in the job market = jobs for all graduates, but it’s not working that way. Why? Because there’s a vast difference between being educated and being workplace ready – and while employers will naturally offer industry-specific training, they are rarely geared up to guide new joiners through the maze of workplace culture and behaviour.

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