College Prepping for the Workplace: The New Deal


Moe Carrick


They finish school and have their degree in hand. Now what? Entering employees today are rapidly debunking employers’ previously held beliefs about the currencies that draw talent in and keep them at work. This makes job placement, recruiting, and employee engagement more black magic than science, more art than data. What’s the secret? Session will provide examples and a framework for preparing students (and employers) to consider essential elements of work fit when searching for "a real job."

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Format: Workshop
Event Type: Session
Level: Deep Understanding