Thinking about your children and college and careers? (Breathe deeply.) While the job market for college grads is still pretty bad, it may not be as bad as you think according to The Atlantic’s Jordan Weissmann in this “Definitive Guide.” (Though this commentor makes a compelling case that it might be actually be really, really bad.)
There’s little dispute, however, that technology is shrinking the job market for clerical workers.
Regardless of how we parents are dealing with all that, USA Today reports that our kids seem to be figuring it out. Fully 43% of 5th through 12th graders now say they want to be entrepreneurs according to a Gallup poll released in January. Expect to see more teens on Shark Tank in the near future.
What are your thoughts on the work of getting work?