Young workers expect their older colleagues to get out of the way. There are many names for the narratives pitting the older generation against the younger: Gen-Y versus Baby Boomers, “Generation Me” versus “Generation We,” and unfortunately my research demonstrates that the younger generation do see the older generation as competitors.
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This imbalance may discourage young women from joining the profession — which only perpetuates the serious gender gap in the industry. Breaking the preconceptions about STEM means exposing young girls and women to role models in the field, "to make them recognize that, in fact, you don't have to really fit [a] stereotype," Alicia Abella, assistant vice president, of cloud technologies and services research organization at AT&T, told U.S.
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The Government will provide over $330 million to implement a Youth Employment Strategy. We need to improve employment outcomes for Australia's young people and make it easier for them to enter the workforce. New employment programmes available from 1 July. The Australian Government has introduced a number of new initiatives starting from 1 July 2014 to help more Australians to move away from welfare dependency and into a job.
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While prime-age workers, those aged between 25 and 54 make up a greater proportion of the labour force, the crisis had a greater impact upon young people. In response, attempts to address youth unemployment have either attacked young people through a restriction of unemployment benefits or have been completely lacking from government policy agendas. Australia's no. 1 jobs, employment, career and recruitment site. Forbes Shire Council. JobAccess. Lachlan Shire Council. Lachlan Shire Council. Labour Market Information Portal. Labour Market Information Portal. Forbes Advocate. Parkes Shire Council. Search for jobs, find the right staff - jobactive JobSearch. This Weeks Classifieds. Where Bias Begins: The Truth About Stereotypes.