Why are so many college students failing to gain job skills before graduation?

Employers are finding college graduates severely lacking in basic skills, urge rigor inside — and outside — of the classroom.

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

"Leadership roles and the ability to learn". Employers tell me that students who dedicate time and effort to their major or an outside-the-classroom activity, secure multiple internships during their four years, and take on leadership roles are more likely to possess the skills needed for the workforce than students who drift through college. The best skill that students can learn in college is actually the ability to learn.

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Author: joselepervanche

Professor of Management & Information Technology

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