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Think Outside The Border

Schoolchildren should be guided from a young age to realise that opportunities for work extend beyond the country they've grown up in.

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Since different countries have differing levels of supply and demand for particular professions and industries, careers advice centres and work experience schemes might benefit from making a keener effort to broaden and strengthen partnerships with businesses and political authorities across the globe. 

The EU's 'Youth on the Move' Youth Opportunities initiative is an example of this kind of effort, but this type of idea needn't be limited to the EU: 


Soft skills acquired in the process of interaction between cultures - such as the ability to confidently adapt to new situations and challenges - would also definitely serve an advantage if brought back home and applied to the individual's native workforce.

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Great inspiration!
I would love to see it go even further and eliminate the concept of borders.