June 18, 2012, 10:47PM
The Challenge992 followers
How can we equip young people with the skills, information and opportunities to succeed in the world of work?
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Hurdles & Success Stories
Share your story, or someone else’s, about the hurdles you faced and/or the successes you achieved when you first entered the workforce, or made another big life transition. Find out more...
Skills & Training
Help us identify new types of ‘soft’ and ‘hard’ skills that today’s young people might need to succeed in the workplace, and the ways in which they’re being acquired. Find out more...
The Employer’s Perspective
As an employer what’s your perspective on supporting young people in their transition to work? Find out more...
What have we missed? Inspire us with insights, examples and stories which go beyond our other missions for this challenge. Find out more...
What are some great examples of how businesses, governments, educators and NGOs have collaborated to help young people into employment? Find out more...
Mission #5 Collaborative Partnerships Find out more...
NYC Media LabNYC Media Lab connects companies seeking to advance new media technologies with academic institutions undertaking relevant research, in order to drive collaborative innovation.
By investing in a portfolio of public-private partnerships that are core to the mission of the university and of value to the economy. NYC Media Labs is a single example of strategic public-private partnerships universities have established to provide students exposure to work opportunities in emerging markets. Universities, once defined by the rigor and focus of coursework, may also begin to strongly consider the extent and focus of applied research provided as a key differentiator.