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Do you have what it takes to compete for a career in Information and Communications Technology (ICT)? Cisco takes ICT skills development seriously. Get inspired by these articles and links about partners and programs to help the next generation succeed in ICT careers.

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Why Digital Skills Are Crucial For European Job-Seekers

6/12/14

Nearly 6 million people under age 25 are currently out of work in Europe. In some countries, more than half of young people wanting to work are unemployed. At the same time...

Three Ways For You To Stay Competitive In The New Economy

6/12/14

Landing a 9-to-5 job with a pension is harder today than ever. In order to thrive in the 21st century, you have to be a savvy citizen of the digital economy or risk being left behind...

Why It’s never too Early To Teach Kids The Skills They Need For Tomorrow

6/11/14

Some might think that middle school is too early to talk about preparing for the skills needed for tomorrow's technology, but at Citizen Schools we think that the middle years are the best time...

How the IoE is changing the game for tomorrow’s tech workers

6/5/14

It has been predicted that everything in the future will be connected and "communicate" with one another. There is even a phrase for it: the Internet of Everything (IoE). The impact of these...

The four skills that the workforce of the future really needs

6/4/14

In the New York Times last year, Thomas Friedman wrote a compelling column about the workforce of the future. As he spoke to education experts and executives, he found that...

10 skills the workforce of the future will need

5/29/14

I find myself averse to writing predictions of the future as most predictions fail. Take a few minutes to peruse some older covers of magazines on a blog like Paleofuture...

Network Like a Pro on Social Media

5/19/14

If you think social networking is something you only do with friends, think again. People who regularly use social tools - like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter - in business are more likely to get...

From Cocktails to Computing

5/13/14

Marcus Gomes’ journey into IT has been far from conventional. This 34 year old from Rio de Janeiro works as a Network Consulting Engineer with Cisco Brazil. It’s a role he loves and...

Webinar Series: Presentation Skills for IT Professionals

4/8/14

It’s no secret that many IT professionals dislike presenting and are often not very good at it; but effective presentation skills are critical to career success. If you want to improve...

Young Technopreneur Advises: “Don’t Be Afraid to Fail”

11/22/13

Rosa Monge, Co-Founder and CEO of Seven4seven and CEO of Imagine Creativity Center talks about how she went from being an engineering student in Barcelona to...

Nailing the Dream Job

11/12/13

If you think social networking is something you only do with friends, think again. People who regularly use social tools - like LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter - in business are more likely to get...

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