Youth Skills

Celebrating International Day of Education Focused on Inclusion and the Future of Work
January 24, 2019

Celebrating International Day of Education Focused on Inclusion and the Future of Work

Today, January 24, 2019, marks the first International Day of Education. The United Nations established this global day to acknowledge the essential...

Equipping the Workforce of the Future
November 20, 2018

Equipping the Workforce of the Future

The rapid march of emerging technologies has ushered in the Fourth Industrial Revolution and along with it concern from many in business, government a...

One Young World: Bringing business and youth together to create change
October 31, 2018

One Young World: Bringing business and youth together to create change

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to attend the One Young World Summit (OYW) in The Hague. There I joined 1,800 youth leaders from over 190 di...

Preparing Youth for the Workforce of tomorrow
September 24, 2018

Preparing Youth for the Workforce of tomorrow

This year, Intel Corporation celebrates its 50th anniversary, and over that time period computing technology has changed billions of lives. As techno...

Business Must Play Leading Role In Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce, According To New Report
September 18, 2018

Business Must Play Leading Role In Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce, According To New Report

Two billion youth at risk of being left behind in workforce of tomorrow without business leadership and new solutions, according to new report The Fou...

Inspiring The Business Community To Prepare Today’s Young People For Workforce Of Tomorrow
July 13, 2018

Inspiring The Business Community To Prepare Today’s Young People For Workforce Of Tomorrow

We’ve seen the statistics before: 825 million youth by 2030 lacking the basic skills needed for employment; more than 114 million youth across the...

Important Message to G7 Leaders: Invest in Youth Skills and Education
June 8, 2018

Important Message to G7 Leaders: Invest in Youth Skills and Education

Leaders from the G7 countries are meeting in Canada today to work on solving the world’s most salient and critical issues – ranging from conflict ...

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through STEAM and Global Citizenship Education
February 13, 2018

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through STEAM and Global Citizenship Education

Photo © Jake Cho/GBC-Education On Monday, February 5, IVECA International Virtual Schooling and Samsung Electronics America hosted the “STEAM Educa...

Empowering Girls and Women to Pursue Careers in Science and Technology
February 8, 2018

Empowering Girls and Women to Pursue Careers in Science and Technology

Photo © Intel Foundation Growing up, I was good at science; actually, I was great at it! In fact, I dreamed of being a doctor and even convinced my p...

Purpose-driven work: For the changing workforce
February 6, 2018

Purpose-driven work: For the changing workforce

Photo © World Bank Last year, I had the opportunity to attend a private reception for Professor Klaus Schwab – founder of the World Economic Forum ...