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Why was created?In todays world, market trends and needs are rapidlyevolving. Technology becomes moreand more involved and traditionaleducation and careers are no longeradequate.According to many surveys,there is a huge gap betweengraduating and finding a job.
Why was created?We are here to bridge that gap with:Career Planning&Personal FinanceIn case you are wondering "why"....
Why was created?"Sixty percent of U.S. college graduates cannot find afull-time job in their chosen profession", (Adecco, 2012)"A college educationdoes not preparestudents for the realworld", (Examiner,August 2011)
Why was created?Personal Finance is another neglected aspect ofeducation today. While bankers encourage people toborrow beyond their means,debts mount.
Why was created?"Nearly half EU students fail to repay loans",(The Telegraph, August 2012)"Student debt inAmerica nowexceeds $1trillion",(Forbes May 2013)
Why was created?From the United States to Greece,from Asia to Gabonand from Spain to Brazil,Careerchomp intends to make sure all students are able tobe educated onPersonal FinanceandCareer Planning.
Why was created?Education needs to evolve.Students must be fully prepared and aware of the marketneeds before starting to look for a job.They also have the right to be taught some financialbasics, like budgeting from a young age or how creditcards and loans work, enabling them to make moreinformed decisions in the future.
How does work?We offer access to a lot of information on CareerPlanning and Personal Finance, all gathered in oneplace.Students can study, watch videos, attendwebinars, discuss with their classmates, start teams anddo projects.They have the chance to takecourses, learn, interact, collaborate and expressthemselves as well as develop their critical and workskills.
Who needs ?High School students who:want to be fully prepared before entering todays tight jobmarket,are interested in exploring career possibilities andprospects,wish to learn more about how to better manage theirmoney both short and long term,are our primary concern.
What about cost?InTeam feels education should be a right and not aprivilege. Therefore, most of the materials found in thewebsite are totally free.Courses, webinars, articles, videos, tutorials and otherresources are offered free of charge.However, there may be some extra resources or bookswhich students can download from our store, at low cost.