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THERE IS A LIFE AFTER COLLEGE V5

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Transcript of THERE IS A LIFE AFTER COLLEGE V5

What’s At Risk
Pivot to Solutions
“This generation is not as comfortable with figuring out what to do.”
MY FIRST JOB INTERVIEW
"Excelling at any job is about doing the things you weren’t asked to do."
Establish the Problem
PARENTS
TEACHERS
COUNSELORS
“They’re seniors and they don’t know how to navigate the institution.”
1990
NOW
40%
20%
TEENAGERS WITH JOBS DURING SCHOOL
WORK WORLD OF TOMORROW
Nearly 50% of recent college graduates are
underemployed
COLLEGE GRADUATES' UNDEREMPLOYMENT RATE
2000
1990
2009-11
The average wage of workers with a bachelor’s degree has declined 10 percent since 2000.

AGE 30
AGE 26
100% INCOME
1982
2012
WHY ARE SO MANY GRADUATES STRUGGLING TO LAUNCH?
7%
8%
11%
46%
28%
attending class
studying
working, volunteering, student clubs
sleeping
socializing & other
PROBABILITY OF WORKING IN AN UNSKILLED OCCUPATION
36 percent of students failed to show any improvement in their
writing
complex reasoning
critical-thinking skills
CLA PERFORMANCE
CLA Performance
College Selectivity
HIGH
10%
LOW
16%
HIGH
10%
LOW
16%
FIELD OF STUDY
Engineering,
Computer Science
18%
Education,
Social Work,
Health
Business
Social Science,
Humanties
Communications,
Other
Experience far more important
Academics far more important
RELATIVE BALANCE OF EXPERIENCE VS ACADEMICS
43%
36%
22%
Writing Intensive
Capstone Courses
First Year Seminars
Collaborative
-AGE 22-
16%
14%
Science,
Math
13%
12%
6%
25% of Employers place less value on a bachelor's degree than they did five years ago
Neutral
Assignments
Study Abroad
Internships
Undergraduate Research
Community based learning
WHAT DO EMPLOYERS WANT?
JOB LISTINGS
Communication Skills
Organizational Skills
Writing
Customer Service
Microsoft Excel
HELLO
WANDERERS
STRAGGLERS
THERE
IS
LIFE

AFTER COLLEGE

15 week
“People know how to take a course, but they need to learn how to learn.”

SPRINTERS
Learn from Failure
Embrace Ambiguity

Be Curious & a Learner for Life
THE IMPORTANCE OF INTERNSHIPS
PAID INTERNSHIP
UNPAID
NONE
63.1%
37%
35.2%
DO INTERNSHIPS LEAD TO JOBS?
BOUNDARY CROSSING COMPETENCIES
DEEP IN AT LEAST ONE DISCIPLINE
DEEP IN AT LEAST ONE SYSTEM
MANY DISCIPLINES
MANY SYSTEMS
How do companies hire today?
“The prevailing system of hiring and management in this country involves a level of dysfunction that should be inconceivable in an economy as sophisticated as ours.”
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Do athletes out-perform non-athletes?
Does evidence of accomplishment in music matter?
Foreign language competency?
NO
UNDERGRADS
GRADS
NO
MAYBE
Leadership position?
YES
NO
“This is a generation that has been ‘syllabused’ through their lives. Decisions were made for them so we’re less likely to find somone who can pull the trigger and make a decision.”
vice president of talent acquisition at Enterprise
Marie Artim
50%
40%
60%
WHERE
HOW
head of global learning at Xerox
John Leutner
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