Robertson, S. & Edwards, A. (2015). Employability Skills in Large Business Modules: Built-in or Bolted-on?
What did you do?
We integrated Confident Future’s ‘Making Feedback Work for You’ session into a very large 2nd Year Business School module. Rather than view the session as a b...
Dutton, M. (2014). The Economic Impact of the Glasgow Living Wage
• A structural analysis of the the Glasgow economy and labour market
focussing on factors relevant to the payment of the Glasgow Living
• A review of living wage r...
Fuertes, V. (2014). Day Programme: LOCALISE Event - Labour market policies from development to implementation
Smith, C. F., Smith, S. & Irving, C. (2013). Can pay, should pay? Comparing employer and student outcomes of paid and unpaid work opportunities. In Proceedings of the HEA STEM Learning and Teaching Conference (2013): Where practice and pedagogy meet, 114-119. doi:10.11120/stem.hea.2013.0025
This paper looks across and beyond this project to examine the range of placement and work experience forms currently experienced by computing students, and asks the question ...
McQuaid, R. W. (2013). Department for Employment and Learning Northern Ireland Economic Inactivity Strategy Literature Review: those with family commitments & the long-term sick and disabled
Presentation of findings.
McQuaid, R. W. (2010). Annual Report 2011/2012
McQuaid, R. W. (2009). Annual Report 2010/2011
McQuaid, R. W. (2009). Employability of Older People
[A Scottish demographic study concerning employability of older people in an aging population.]
Lindsay, C., McQuaid, R. W. & Dutton, M. (2009). Employee demand for skills development: a research and policy review.
Understanding what encourages and prevents individual's from developing their skills, and identifying the most effective skill development policies, is a key function of the U...
McQuaid, R. W., Bond, S. & Fuertes, V. (2009). Working for families fund evaluation (2004-08)
Evaluates the Working for Families Fund which was available in Scotland 2004-08, latterly in 20 local authority areas covering 79% of Scotland's population. This fund invested...
McQuaid, R. W. (2008). The employability of older people
The Employability of Older People Workshop was held at Edinburgh Napier University by the Employment Research Institute on 1 July 2009 with 35 attendees. The day was made up o...
McQuaid, R. W. (2008). Annual Report 2009/2010
McQuaid, R. W. & Raeside, R. (2008). The " Working for Families Fund" programme database
McQuaid, R. W. (2008). Evaluating the social impacts of change in a sustainable future
McQuaid, R. W. (2008). Flexibility in the labour market - some gender issues