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Access to employment

We will help people gain access to vital skills they need to get into work and support entrepreneurs to scale businesses and create employment opportunities.

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VIDEO | Barclays Citizenship Awards: Team CXWorks - Access to Employment
Team CXWorks partnered with Tech Impact to develop a curriculum for a call centre training programme in Nevada to support unemployed young adults. The team volunteered 250+ hours to deliver vocational training, resulting in employment being secured. In Nevada, almost 10% of young adults aged 16-24 are unemployed. Tech Impact provides workforce development programmes to disadvantaged youths in...
Jul 3, 2018 8:00 AM ET
Barclays Encore! Programme Reboots Careers
After spending more than twenty years as a Senior Portfolio Manager on Wall Street, Maria Spinelli decided to take a break. She found herself reenergized after her professional sabbatical and desired to return to the workforce, but contemplated whether to pursue a new career path or leverage her asset management expertise.  At an iRelaunch return-to-work conference, Maria met 2017...
Jun 20, 2018 8:30 AM ET
VIDEO | How Barclays Is Giving Young People Skills to Rebound and Rise
The Rebound Program, supported by Barclays, helps to combat issues related to youth un- and underemployment, financial literacy, and professional development. Since 2014, Barclays has supported nonprofit organisation Good Shepherd Services to help tackle challenges faced by many of New York City families. Through the Rebound...
May 8, 2018 8:50 AM ET
Barclays Dare to Be: Enhancing Employment Skills in Singapore
Emma Guy and Anubhav Mehrotra helped create the Dare To Be programme in Singapore. The eight-week programme, delivered by Barclays in partnership with non-profit organisations, supports young people from economically disadvantaged backgrounds to develop their work skills and job prospects. The co-founders tell us about the satisfaction they get from widening students’ horizons. Since...
May 1, 2018 7:35 AM ET
Robots at the Gate: Barclays Report on Technology and the Future of Work
New technology is changing our work and social lives at unprecedented speed and intensity. Leaps in technological advancement are nothing new, and innovation often results in incredible step changes in the home and the workplace: the printing presses of the 1400s widened access to books (and therefore knowledge) for the first time; the Industrial Revolution’s mechanisation led to an...
Apr 18, 2018 8:05 AM ET