How The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is Effecting Youths

Geography: Global —Research Source: Future Foundation —Date: February 2016 —Findings: 78% (Brazil) and 65% (China) of 16-25 year olds are willing to completely retrain if required. Around 80% of young people across all markets concur that continuous development of skills is essential to be successful in work. France (49% male to 24% female), Germany (49% male to 26% female) […]

How Soft Skills Are Still Needed Despite Technology

Geography: Global —Research Source: Future Foundation —Date: February 2016 —Findings: 76% of young workers in France believe their job prospects are worse than those of their parents’ generation. In contrast, 49% in India, believe their job opportunities are worse than those of the previous generations. 45% of respondents in the United States considered their academic education to be very or […]

Technology Skills And Knowledge Concerns Across The Globe

Geography: Global —Research Source: Future Foundation —Date: February 2016 —Findings: 68% of respondents in emerging counties, such as Chine and Brazil, are concerned that a lack of technology skills will make it increasingly hard for young people to advance their career prospects.  78% of young people in Brazil and India are confident that they have the necessary skills for […]

How Technology Is One With Youth Development

Geography: Global —Research Source: Future Foundation —Date: February 2016 —Findings: 74% of respondents in India and 71% in China acknowledged the role of technology skills in securing good career opportunities, with clear majorities in both emerging and developed countries. 60% of respondents in France and 59% in the UK stated that computer sciences subjects were key education tools. Recommendation: […]