Training and Workshops

How to Develop and Upskill the Future Workforce at Scale

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Over 40 million young people under the age of 30 enter the workforce every year, but many graduate without the skills necessary to become gainfully employed.

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Nearly three in four young professionals feel formal education no longer guarantees them employment, and globally one in five are not employed, in education or training (NEET).
Accumulating more debt by going back to school to upskill their training isn’t a feasible option and corporations are left spending over $362 billion USD on corporate training initiatives worldwide.
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Key Takeaways

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Explore new tools to recruit and retain qualified talent, and how to apply them to upskill your workforce at scale and boost retention

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Discover critical skills gaps and training needs for the future workforce of Millennials and Generation Z talent

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Learn cost-effective ways to make training relevant and personalized for emerging talent to have ownership of their success

Bridge the Widening the Skills Gap

Join Kelly Lovell, 16-time award-winning entrepreneur, future of work policy advisor and founder of MyEffect. She’s empowering young people and companies to become future ready today! MyEffect’s app and online platform bridges the skills gap by regulating the assessment of life and work experience developed outside of formal learning settings. The app validates the completion of independent activities like volunteering and extracurricular initiatives, and builds shareable online profiles with traceable metadata for employers to evaluate achievements.

What to Expect

  • Participants will explore case demonstrations of how digital tools like MyEffect can cut costs and recruit qualified hires.
  • Other industry examples, combined with Lovell’s data-driven insights on Millennials and Generation Z will provide further strategies and best practices participants can use to overcome skill gaps and improve talent retention in their organizations.​

Who We Work With

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Lovell is dynamic and truly inspiring in presenting relevant and researched based information on Millennials and Generation Z. Our audience was fully engaged and we received excellent feedback about her presentation on the future of work! Kelly provided specific examples and tangible takeaways for human resources professionals and our membership really appreciated her insight. Kelly did a great job of inspiring our HR members to embrace the generational differences backed with knowledge and excitement.

-Diana Sarkis, President, Human Resources Professional Association of Windsor

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