Daily Archives: August 22, 2013

Youngsters DO lack grit, say employers: Minister is backed over controversial claim that school leavers aren’t fit for work

Businesses yesterday backed a minister who triggered controversy by saying young people lack the ‘grit’ to get jobs. Nick Hurd was criticised after saying qualities such as ‘confidence, discipline and self-control’ were not being taught at school, in an interview … Continue reading

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