Live, Work and Stay

What is it that makes the North East a great place for graduates to build their careers? And how can we encourage more to live, work and stay in the region?

Graduates working in sectors ranging from engineering to digital explain what helped them decide to settle here after university, and employers give their side of the story, discussing how businesses can play their part in retaining skills in the region. Join the conversation on Twitter using #LiveWorkandStay.

ADM Automation

Danjela Toro is originally from Albania and studied for an MSc in Engineering Management at Northumbria University. Hear from Danjela and ADM Automation’s Managing Director, Chris Smith, on the benefits of living and working in the North East.

Sunderland Software City

As the North East digital sector grows, we talk to recent graduate Jordan Hewitt about beginning her career in this sector, and to Sunderland Software City’s Jill McKinney on the new skills that graduates can bring.

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