Leadership skills – the missing piece for youth employment?

Universities teach a lot about hard skills and theories, but when it comes to being able to implement the learnings in practice, a lot of young people find it difficult. This has also been noticed by many employers who say…

A generation of entrepreneurs

A growing number of young people are interested in entrepreneurship. According to the YouthSpeak Survey, 61% of millennials plan to become entrepreneurs at some point of their life, and 9% have already started their own business. Entrepreneurship has gained popularity…

AIESEC picks Montréal for its international secretariat

Montréal, July 13, 2017 – At its International Congress in Colombia, AIESEC today announced that it has decided to locate its new international secretariat in Montréal. AIESEC, one of the largest associations in the world, with 50,000 students and recent graduate…

How are companies reacting to the skills gap?

The world is facing a massive problem with high youth unemployment rates everywhere while employers are struggling to fill entry level positions. Education is not keeping up with the pace of the industries, and 40% of employers say the lack…

Why does the millennial never seem fulfilled at work?

There are a lot of opinions about millennials, and this young generation has gathered a fair amount of criticism as well. This generation and their characteristics have been studied and talked about a vast amount of times. Because of the…

Is the Future of Employer Branding in Growth Hacking?

Disclaimer: I am not a professional writer. I am just a young person that has been working with organizations in HR, and a passionate about growth hacking. Your feedback to this article is more than welcome, and I hope you…