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Is University a Waste of Money?

Anxieties surrounding youth unemployment are not new concerns. For years, people have been discussing whether attending university or college is even necessary anymore to lock More...

The Secret to Combating Youth Unemployment

Youth unemployment has been a long-time concern for various countries, Canada included. According to Trading Economics, Canadian youth unemployment has never exceeded 20.7%, but once More...

The rise of youth unemployment

A study conducted by Professor Jeylan Mortimer, as well as various publications suggest that youth unemployment has grim outcomes for those that remain dependent on More...

Business leaders wrestle with solving youth unemployment: James

Zabeen Hirji, the chief human resources officer for RBC, couldn’t help noting: It’s a summer’s day, early in the morning, it’s raining, and the Pan More...

Hillary Clinton lauds apprenticeships as solution to youth unemployment

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton wants to invest in the future of America’s youth by turning back to an old idea. At a South Carolina technical More...

Looking for decent work? There are investors here to help

If you’ve looked for work recently, you may well have asked yourself: Where are all the good jobs? In an increasingly precarious economy, that’s the More...

Millennials’ job plight is more complex than simple unemployment

‘Wages are falling’, ‘job growth remains tepid and uneven’ and ‘the income gap between younger and older generations is expanding’ are just a few struggles More...

How can technology help us understand and reduce youth unemployment?

The number of young people in developing regions between the ages of 15 and 24 is estimated to double from 200 million to 400 million More...

The world’s largest-ever generation sees burden and opportunity

Editor’s note: This story is a continuation of a series on global youth unemployment, ” Generation TBD,” produced by The GroundTruth Project featuring work by More...

Global youth unemployment: An agenda for substantive intervention

BOSTON, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Across the globe, today’s youth populations are experiencing one of the highest levels of unemployment in history. Nearly half More...

The pros and cons of working for free

Governors of the Bank of Canada don’t often become notorious, but that’s exactly what has happened to Stephen Poloz when he recommended that unemployed young More...

And after unpaid internships? Then what?

Whatever you think of a suggestion this week by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz that young people discouraged by unemployment should work for free More...