In developing global communities, adults ages 18 to 26 are 3 times more likely to be unemployed than their parents. Employers filling skilled labor positions have greater difficulty finding qualified talent in developing countries.
Educators genuinely believe that 70% of their graduates are adequately prepared to compete in today’s job market. By stark contrast, less than 50% of learners and employers think they are prepared to face the challenges of today’s workplace.
Source: Sage Report / McKinsey