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Every year schools donate one day, where the students go out and work. They get to pick a business, and ask for a job for the "give a day program" The business gives a sett amount of money, which is given to a charity.

Every year schools donate one day, where the students go out and work. They get to pick a business, and ask for a job for the "give a day program" The business gives a sett amount of money, which is given to a charity.

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Online story sampler: collection of 30sec videos profiling people with cool jobs: what do you do? how did you get there? + 'speed dating' style event to put young people in touch with same.

Online story sampler: collection of 30sec videos profiling people with cool jobs: what do you do? how did you get there? + 'speed dating' style event to put young people in touch with same.

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Focused on parents, the guideBOOK could be an online and mobile platform that gives parents suggestions for how to further the motivations and reach-for-the-moon dreams of their children that are appropriate for their developmental stage.

Focused on parents, the guideBOOK could be an online and mobile platform that gives parents suggestions for how to further the motivations and reach-for-the-moon dreams of their children that are appropriate for their developmental stage.

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By combining the structure and depth of Peace Corp projects with local public service, we can enable new graduates to gain experience while providing value to their communities.  E.g., design graduates re-designing spaces at a local retirement home.

By combining the structure and depth of Peace Corp projects with local public service, we can enable new graduates to gain experience while providing value to their communities. E.g., design graduates re-designing spaces at a local retirement home.

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Every company has a few ideas "on the backburner" that aren't getting done for whatever reason. With this concept, companies would be able to recruit the services of small teams that have a diverse skillset that could be applied to these back issues.

Every company has a few ideas "on the backburner" that aren't getting done for whatever reason. With this concept, companies would be able to recruit the services of small teams that have a diverse skillset that could be applied to these back issues.

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Modular gaming platform to enable someone at any age or any skill level to learn the techniques necessary to design a product... a web service... a building design... from the ground up.

Modular gaming platform to enable someone at any age or any skill level to learn the techniques necessary to design a product... a web service... a building design... from the ground up.

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Young people today have grown up in a completely different world than those of us over 40.  "Gaming" is the way they interact in both the social media arena and in their connections.  "Gamifying" their career exploration speaks a language they know.

Young people today have grown up in a completely different world than those of us over 40. "Gaming" is the way they interact in both the social media arena and in their connections. "Gamifying" their career exploration speaks a language they know.

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This space is littered with small pet projects, self-interested research and weak evaluations. Look for the robust evidence out there, use smart programme methods and take balanced advice from experts.

This space is littered with small pet projects, self-interested research and weak evaluations. Look for the robust evidence out there, use smart programme methods and take balanced advice from experts.

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Internships are important for students to gain an understanding of how a company works, it looks good on their resume and helps guide their career. However, internships can be unfulfilling if expectations aren't managed. Let's change this.

Internships are important for students to gain an understanding of how a company works, it looks good on their resume and helps guide their career. However, internships can be unfulfilling if expectations aren't managed. Let's change this.

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Through a design curriculum that helps homeless youth. We can provided them with a basic understanding of industrial, graphic and architectural design skills that could be applied in their everyday lives and can serve of inspiration for a job.

Through a design curriculum that helps homeless youth. We can provided them with a basic understanding of industrial, graphic and architectural design skills that could be applied in their everyday lives and can serve of inspiration for a job.

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Hustle School: "2 guys in a garage" equivalent of education. With a course content sourced from prospective employers, it develops graduating students' creative mindset and provides the latest tools helps to better navigate the dynamic world.

Hustle School: "2 guys in a garage" equivalent of education. With a course content sourced from prospective employers, it develops graduating students' creative mindset and provides the latest tools helps to better navigate the dynamic world.

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A University Programme that introduces young people from Highshool into University.

Take your time! (It will eventually save time!) Invest your first semester, take part in 3 different subjects.

Done! Now reflect: which subject is worth continu

A University Programme that introduces young people from Highshool into University. Take your time! (It will eventually save time!) Invest your first semester, take part in 3 different subjects. Done! Now reflect: which subject is worth continu

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Young people are taught by educators not employers, so the employers must be specific about what they mean by communication and self management skills.  An open-source skills taxonomy will set the foundation of understanding between all parties

Young people are taught by educators not employers, so the employers must be specific about what they mean by communication and self management skills. An open-source skills taxonomy will set the foundation of understanding between all parties

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Have young secondary school students work on weekly projects covering a range of job types.

Have young secondary school students work on weekly projects covering a range of job types.

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Rather than answering the question "what do you want to be?", purpose workshops help young people to articulate what they want their life to be about.

Rather than answering the question "what do you want to be?", purpose workshops help young people to articulate what they want their life to be about.

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A group of young people come together with a group of mentors to develop and set up their own business over a 6 month period.  The program offers students an opportunity to be an entrepreneur in a low-risk environment.

A group of young people come together with a group of mentors to develop and set up their own business over a 6 month period. The program offers students an opportunity to be an entrepreneur in a low-risk environment.

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