Engineer? Stand out by working abroad!

Engineering students are currently ranked least likely to go abroad during their studies. With hours of classes, engineering students often feel they do not have time to gain internship experience at home—let alone, abroad. However, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) graduates…

New era requires new skills

Electrolux was recently named as a Top Employer by the Top Employers Institute which globally certifies excellence in the conditions that employers create for their people. We received particular recognition for our talent management and leadership skills. We are always…

What skills are employers looking for in youth?

Many employers say they cannot find enough qualified applicants for their entry-level positions even though many young people are struggling to find a job. The lack of critical skills is the main reason why 40% of the employers are struggling…

Challenges employers face when hiring internationally and why they are...

According to ILO, there are an astonishing 71 million unemployed young people all around the world. One reason behind this can be the lack of critical skills needed for a job. People have always moved in search of a job,…

Getting skills right

Across OECD countries 15% of youth is not in education, employment or training. Despite the recovery, the youth employment rate remains below its pre-crisis level. In multiple OECD countries, such as Greece, Spain, and Italy, the youth unemployment rate remains…

Can mobility be a solution for youth unemployment?

Youth unemployment is an issue in most parts of the world, often at higher rates than average unemployment. At the same time, employers are having difficulties filling their junior level positions. Education is failing to keep up with the development…