Major drivers of change: • Technology. • Globalisation. • Demography. • Environment. • Expectations.
The changing world of work will impact on:• What we do.• How we do it.• When we do it.• Where we do it.• The speed at which things change.• The demand for skills, knowledge and understanding.
“No such thing as a career path.It’s crazy paving and you have to lay it yourself!”
What do employers look for in graduates?Everything ……………………………………….. and more!
What do employers look for in graduates? A good degree plus……. Skills Experience Personal attributes A good application
A good degree. 73% of employers demand a 2:1 16% of employers demand a 2:2 27% demand specific degrees
21st century work skills. Teamwork Problem solving Self-management Communications Project management Cultural sensitivity/awareness Business and customer awareness Managing learning and career
“Experience is not whathappens to you; it’s whatyou do with what happens to you” Aldous Huxley
Personal attributes – it’s all about SELF. SELF Awareness SELF Esteem SELF Confidence SELF Efficacy