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Why we don't need to prepare young people for the 'future of work'

  • Written by Shirley Jackson, PhD Candidate in Economic Sociology, University of Melbourne
Why we don't need to prepare young people for the 'future of work'Ultimately, the future of work depends on what we want our future society to look like.Shutterstock

While there is little consensus about the “future of work”, one thing is certain – young people are at the coalface. Young workers experience insufficient opportunities for work experience, a mismatch between work and education, a...

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