Friday, June 17, 2011 7:30 am - 8:45 am (Valley Ballroom)
Dude, What’s My Job?” Helping Millennials Transition into the Workplace Millennials Brad Karsh President, JobBound and JB Training Solutions
Millennials (born 1981-2000) are infiltrating our college campuses and entering the workforce. Are your students ready for life after college? The phrase, “What’s up with the kids these days?” is not a new one, but with millennials, there seems to be an entirely new set of challenges and opportunities. In this engaging keynote, Brad Karsh reveals his insider information on the millennial generation and how to help them make a successful transition from college to work. How can college career centers and employers make onboarding as smooth as possible? What skills are employers looking for, and how can career centers make sure their students are prepared? This dynamic presentation gives you a specific plan-of-attack on how to prepare millennials for a successful career after college.
An industry expert in his field and an accomplished public speaker and author, Brad Karsh has been featured on CNN, CNBC, and Dr. Phil, and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, New York Times, USA Today, and many others. Brad is an advice columnist for Yahoo! and he is author of two books, How to Say It on Your Resume and Confessions of a Recruiting Director!