PRESENTATION: Throwing Out the Resume: How a Switch to Competency-Based Hiring Could Help Solve the Youth Unemployment Crisis, Sep 2016

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
nnovate+Educate, The Rockefeller Foundation
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
Sep 28, 2016

How do we lower the barriers for youth seeking employment? Does the resume really work? How can we shift the ecosystem to looking at skills and competencies, first and foremost? What will this require from employers? Learn more about the partnership between Innovate+Educate and the Rockefeller Foundation, who together are encouraging employers to rethink their core hiring practices and the assessment of competencies in order to drive better and more inclusive outcomes for youth.

 

Speakers:

 

Jamai Blivin, CEO, Innovate+Educate (USA)

Abigail Carlton, Managing Director, The Rockefeller Foundation (USA)

Topic: 
Workforce Development
Regions: 
Global
Tags: 
Youth