Technology and guidance

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Technology is having a profound impact in the way people view their careers

UKCES research has highlighted, there has been a 'quiet revolution' in technology that has changed the way people interact and a new language is developing, not only are the job titles of workers changing but so are the ways in which people work. These changes have profound implications,  for the delivery and practice of careers guidance.  iCeGS research has higlighted the crucial role that technology plays in both the delivery of career guidance and how individuals think about and manage their careers.

iCeGS recent research involving the role of technology in guidance includes:

In addition to our research, Tristram Hooley has a strong track record in providing workshops and conference presentations on the role of technology and particularly social media in careers.

iCeGS projects in this area include: