University Business, September 17th 2018
University Business discuss the growing soft skills gap and introduce EtonX, a new and innovative solution for closing the gap and preparing students for employment. View the article.
“The EtonX Future Skills Programme provides live online courses, devised by Eton College teachers in conjunction with EtonX’s digital content experts, that can be delivered to schools and students around the world through a custom-built virtual classroom.”
The article highlights recent research conducted by the McKinsey Global Institute about workplace preparedness in graduates.
“The McKinsey Global Institute reported last year that 60 per cent of employers surveyed believed that graduates were not adequately prepared for work.”
EtonX has since finished developing 8 online soft skills courses, including Interview Skills, Public Speaking and Critical Thinking.