Episode 3

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Episode 3 of 5

Duration: 1 hour

Richard Bacon and Tina Daheley are live and interactive in our series focusing on the lack of jobs and career prospects for young people.

As the number of jobless rises, is now the best time to head to University? Or do increasing fees and gradute unemployment mean a degree is not worth the paper it is written on? Also, as our four recruits are put under pressure when they travel to Europe to negotiate business deals, we ask if personality is more important than qualifications?

Six more people are told that their job application was successful as two more companies announce who will be joining their workforce. Plus a host of celebrities reveal the worst jobs they have ever done.

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  • On air

    On air

    BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra are at the heart of Up For Hire Live. Start your morning with Scott Mills who’ll be getting involved in the action on the breakfast and Newsbeat will be talking employment throughout the day too. And make sure you check out 1Xtra, where our four recruits will be chatting to Gemma Cairney and Twin B. Meanwhile, Westwood’s still on the hunt for an intern...

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Credits

Presenter
Richard Bacon
Presenter
Richard Bacon
Presenter
Tina Daheley
Presenter
Tina Daheley
Executive Producer
Sally Dixon
Executive Producer
Sally Dixon

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