Virtual assistant, you-tuber, app-developer.There are jobs that 20 years ago were not imaginable.Other jobs have almost disappeared. This report is the work of The Joint Research Centre (JRC), the European Commission's science and knowledge service, which employs scientists to carry out research in order to ...
October 31, 2019John McCarthy
Profesionales de la orientación académica y profesional de 33 países se reúnen en el International Symposium for Career Development and Public Policy para reflexionar sobre los retos de esta disciplina e identificar posibles mejoras desde las políticas públicas. ¿Cómo pueden los gobiernos ayudar a las personas a construir carreras ...
July 2, 2019John McCarthy
How governments can support citizens to build fulfilling careers was the focus of the ninth International Symposium for Career Development and Public Policy, held in Tromsø, Norway on 17th-20th June 2019. During the Symposium representatives from 33 countries and from UNESCO, the OECD, European Commission, European Training ...
June 28, 2019John McCarthy
We are pleased to bring to your attention the four synthesis papers arising from the 33 country papers prepared for the 9th International Symposium on Career Development and Public Policy which will be held shortly in Tromso, Norway. They concern how policies and systems for ...
From Norway to Chile, from Syria to Sri Lanka, from France to Japan, how are policies and systems for career guidance supporting the public and employers to manage the structural and occupational changes occurring in the labour market and their social impact? The 33 countries ...
The 2019 conference of the International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance will take place in Brno, and in Bratislava, Slovakia, 9th-10th September. Visit the conference website at: https://iaevgconference2019.sk/
Did we ever imagine the day when we would see robots laying bricks for the construction of buildings? They already have their feet in the auto, electronics, metal product manufacturing, and plastics and chemicals industries, so where will they stop? So which kinds of jobs are we as humans losing? ...
April 1, 2018John McCarthy
The 9th International Symposium on Career Development and Public Policy will take place in Tromse, Norway, 17 to 20 June, 2019, under the aegis of SKILLS NORWAY! More details will be announced on this site.
April 1, 2018John McCarthy
Interested in the future of work and the labour market? Read this report from the McKinsey Quarterly http://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/digital-mckinsey/our-insights/where-machines-could-replace-humans-and-where-they-cant-yet
December 22, 2016John McCarthy
In many countries, Entrepreneurship as a career option is often a marginalised choice because the general curricula of education and training at all levels pay little attention to the knowledge, skills and attitudes involved in entrepreneurship. This is often reinforced by careers information systems that emphasise employment over self-employment. Likewise, entrepreneurship ...
December 13, 2016John McCarthy