Young Adults' Job Skills and the Modern Workplace

Anthony Carnevale talked about an Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development study on literacy and basic math skills among… read more

Anthony Carnevale talked about an Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development study on literacy and basic math skills among adults 16-25 in 23 countries, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. According to the results, U.S. workers are falling behind other developed countries in skills that are needed in the modern workplace. Mr. Carnavale said that while in the past generally only upper management needed critical thinking, problem-solving, and other higher level skills, the modern economy requires these skills from most workers. close

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Young Adults' Job Skills and the Modern Workplace

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315646-5
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Call-In
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Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 15, 2013
Last Aired:
Oct 16, 2013

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  • Oct 15, 2013 | 9:15am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 15, 2013 | 9:22am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 15, 2013 | 9:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 16, 2013 | 1:27am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 16, 2013 | 5:28am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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