Millennials for Hire: Transforming Talent into Workforce Competency

Author(s): 
Brianna Bailey
Organization/Affiliation(s): 
JOVEN360
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
Oct, 2014

Online portals have the potential of providing a cost-effective and scalable solution to workforce development and livelihood issues, connecting job seekers and employers in a direct, immediate fashion. Do these portals have the foundation to provide real life impact on young people’s lives and the economy at large? In this session, at the 2014 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit, Brianna Bailey presented on the challenges and successes of JOVEN360’s professional development platform in Central America.

Topic: 
Workforce Development
Regions: 
Latin America & the Caribbean
Tags: 
2014 Summit Resource
Economic Empowerment
Technology
Unemployment
Youth