ERIC Number: ED504002
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Feb
Abstractor: As Provided
Business Leadership: Supporting Youth Development and the Talent Pipeline
Forum for Youth Investment
The Forum for Youth Investment has partnered with Corporate Voices for Working Families to support a Youth Transitions Task Force charged with identifying and promoting the corporate and public policies necessary to ensure that young people ages 14-21 have the opportunities to develop the skills and knowledge needed to be successful in work and in life. As part of this work, the Forum and CVWF recently released Business Leadership: Supporting Youth Development and the Talent Pipeline, which outlines the core elements of successful business investment in youth programs and highlights some of the most innovative strategies being used by companies to prepare young people for the challenges of the global marketplace.
Descriptors: Youth Programs, School Business Relationship, Young Adults, Leadership, Adolescents, Partnerships in Education, Public Policy, Skill Development, Knowledge Level, Education Work Relationship, Program Effectiveness, Career Counseling, Career Planning, Employment Opportunities, Career Development, Individual Development
Forum for Youth Investment. The Cady-Lee House, 7064 Eastern Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20012-2031. Tel: 202-207-3333; Fax: 202-207-3329; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.forumfyi.org
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Intermediate Grades; Junior High Schools; Middle Schools; Secondary Education
Sponsor: Philip Morris Inc.
Authoring Institution: Forum for Youth Investment
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A