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Why do we hear the work of so few female classical composers?

“I once thought that I possessed creative talent, but I have given up this idea; a woman must not desire to compose – not one has been able to do it, and why should I expect to?”












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Teenagers’ exam results boosted through scheme pairing them to work with small children

Looking after a three-year-old can help improve your exam results, it has emerged.












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Majority of UK graduates are being forced into non-graduate work, says study

The majority of UK graduates are being forced into jobs which do not need their talents, according to a newly-published study.












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The majority of UK graduates are being forced into non-graduate work, says study

The majority of UK graduates are being forced into jobs which do not need their talents, according to a newly-published study.












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Private school pupils should work at JD Sports – rather than ‘getting daddy to pay for a gap year’

Private school pupils should forget going to China or Tibet on their gap year to teach or travel – and take a job in JD Sports instead, a leading lawyer has advised.










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Private school pupils should work at JD Sports – rather than ‘getting daddy to pay for a gap year’, says leading HSBC lawyer

Private school pupils should forget going to China or Tibet on their gap year to teach or travel – and take a job in JD Sports instead, a leading lawyer has advised.










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Leading employers prefer value work experience among graduates over grades, says new research

Leading employers value work experience among graduates more than the grades or the university they have been to, according to new research. Figures show that 58 per cent of employers rated work experience as “the most popular qualification among those presented” – with a student’s personality coming second, with 48 per cent favouring this.










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Leading employers prefer work experience over grades, says new research

Leading employers value work experience among graduates more than the grades or the university they have been to, according to new research. Figures show that 58 per cent of employers rated work experience as “the most popular qualification among those presented” – with a student’s personality coming second, with 48 per cent favouring this.










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Literacy gap between UK unemployed and those in work ‘is highest in Western world’

The gap in literacy skills in the UK between young people neither employed or in education and those in work is the widest of any Western nation, according to a new study.










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UK gap in literacy skills between young people neither employed or in education and those in work highest in Western world, says study

The gap in literacy skills in the UK between young people neither employed or in education and those in work is the widest of any Western nation, according to a new study.










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