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Since you are referring to jobs at the global level, I could but only think of the role of the Chambers of Commerce who are involved in entrepreneurship throughout the world. In France the Chambers of Commerce also have a key role in working with emp

Since you are referring to jobs at the global level, I could but only think of the role of the Chambers of Commerce who are involved in entrepreneurship throughout the world. In France the Chambers of Commerce also have a key role in working with emp

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In a world where social media and surfing the web trumps homework  and job applications, there should be a fun way to put yourself and your accomplishments into the world. findYOU basically fills the gap between LinkedIn and Facebook. It's let's anyo

In a world where social media and surfing the web trumps homework and job applications, there should be a fun way to put yourself and your accomplishments into the world. findYOU basically fills the gap between LinkedIn and Facebook. It's let's anyo

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This idear face three chalenges:
1) Unemployment among new educated young people
2) Environmental Issues
3) Obesity among children

The aim of the idear is to:
- Facilitate 1 year job training for young unemployed people
- Support resilience a

This idear face three chalenges: 1) Unemployment among new educated young people 2) Environmental Issues 3) Obesity among children The aim of the idear is to: - Facilitate 1 year job training for young unemployed people - Support resilience a

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Young people have the right to attain their full potential. Those who lack the necessary support to imagine possibilities for their future and feel disconnected from the society, are left to do unskilled jobs or even become involved in crime. Threee

Young people have the right to attain their full potential. Those who lack the necessary support to imagine possibilities for their future and feel disconnected from the society, are left to do unskilled jobs or even become involved in crime. Threee

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The National Bridge Year Program is a formalized gap year offered to American high school students who defer university matriculation to participate in a year of service work, either in the U.S. or abroad.  Participants in the Bridge Year arrive on c

The National Bridge Year Program is a formalized gap year offered to American high school students who defer university matriculation to participate in a year of service work, either in the U.S. or abroad. Participants in the Bridge Year arrive on c

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The new digital economy has a misalignment of skill demand with supply. Why? Young people’s awareness of careers is guided by parents and teachers from the old economy. Actually Dad, architects and lawyers are the first to be unemployed; we need ‘gro

The new digital economy has a misalignment of skill demand with supply. Why? Young people’s awareness of careers is guided by parents and teachers from the old economy. Actually Dad, architects and lawyers are the first to be unemployed; we need ‘gro

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Change the job specifications to key activities list that a job seeker will do as an employee. Give everyone equal opportunities to work their passion. Start hacking passion and not mere job specifications. Companies also exhibit great work culture d

Change the job specifications to key activities list that a job seeker will do as an employee. Give everyone equal opportunities to work their passion. Start hacking passion and not mere job specifications. Companies also exhibit great work culture d

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It's too easy for young kids to just quit school before obtaining a high school degree. We should make it a law that they complete high school or enter the armed forces on a 6 yr term. During that time they can acquire a GED and attend a training p

It's too easy for young kids to just quit school before obtaining a high school degree. We should make it a law that they complete high school or enter the armed forces on a 6 yr term. During that time they can acquire a GED and attend a training p

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Positive learning attitudes are critical to success later in life. From Grit to a Growth Mindset to a sense of belonging, these attitudes shape learners' behaviors young. We at Khan Academy have a new idea -  a campaign based on our experience seeing

Positive learning attitudes are critical to success later in life. From Grit to a Growth Mindset to a sense of belonging, these attitudes shape learners' behaviors young. We at Khan Academy have a new idea - a campaign based on our experience seeing

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Elected officials commit to mentorship and internship; every elected leader, at local state and federal levels,  has at least one 16-24 year old in her or his office, on a GIG internship.  That's an estimated 500,000 GIGs in the US alone.  Elected of

Elected officials commit to mentorship and internship; every elected leader, at local state and federal levels, has at least one 16-24 year old in her or his office, on a GIG internship. That's an estimated 500,000 GIGs in the US alone. Elected of

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What if youth didn't solve hypothetical problems in school, but instead found solutions to actual challenges faced by organizations and society?  WorkEd proposes a process to do just that.  Organizations would submit their problems, challenges, or go

What if youth didn't solve hypothetical problems in school, but instead found solutions to actual challenges faced by organizations and society? WorkEd proposes a process to do just that. Organizations would submit their problems, challenges, or go

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A big achievement to create global economic boom, investment, innovation, participation, development, empowerment, as well as global economic growth is to find a long term solution to global economic destruction. However, the best answer for global e

A big achievement to create global economic boom, investment, innovation, participation, development, empowerment, as well as global economic growth is to find a long term solution to global economic destruction. However, the best answer for global e

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P:EAR, in Portland, Oregon, artists mentor homeless and transitional youth through education, art and recreation to affirm personal worth and create more meaningful and healthier lives. Each year p:ear programs serve almost 900 homeless and transitio

P:EAR, in Portland, Oregon, artists mentor homeless and transitional youth through education, art and recreation to affirm personal worth and create more meaningful and healthier lives. Each year p:ear programs serve almost 900 homeless and transitio

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In previous generations, wealth was created by turning raw material resources into marketable products.  While many natural resources are in decline, the resource of information is exploding.  My idea is help young entrepreneurs learn new skills, edu

In previous generations, wealth was created by turning raw material resources into marketable products. While many natural resources are in decline, the resource of information is exploding. My idea is help young entrepreneurs learn new skills, edu

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Small businesses are an integral part of the economy - in the US, small businesses make up more than half of all employment and almost 2/3 of net new jobs in the past 20 years. Small businesses are extremely unpredictable - in June 2014, 600,000 new

Small businesses are an integral part of the economy - in the US, small businesses make up more than half of all employment and almost 2/3 of net new jobs in the past 20 years. Small businesses are extremely unpredictable - in June 2014, 600,000 new

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