Research, Critical Thinking and Academic Writing
‘Employability is having a set of skills, knowledge, understanding and personal attributes that make a person more likely to choose and secure occupations in which they can be satisfied and successful’ (Pool and Sewell, 2007: 280)
Pool, L.D., and Sewell, P. 2007. The key to employability: developing a practical model of graduate employability, Education + Training, 49(4), 277-289
Critically discuss the essential components of employability proposed by Pool and Sewell (2007). Your critique should include the practical challenges of evaluating the various components of employability.
Note- as a guide to answering this question, the Pool and Sewell (2007) paper is available.
In addition to the above articles, you should search online and the library for relevant academic journals to support of your argument.