Spring-Summer 2016 issue: Youth Employment and Underemployment
Click here to subscribe to Careering and the other newsletters from CERIC.
Click on the image to read the digital edition of Careering magazine.
Youth can do and want to do more than just work at a fast-food restaurant or a café. Why don’t we do more to support them in turning their own ideas for employment into action?
By Yuan Shi
Youth with learning disabilities while not “immune” to underemployment can develop the tools to help them in their job search and throughout their careers
By Sara Savoie
An exploration of practical steps to promote resiliency among Chinese international students from – the largest group in Canada
By Alexander Huang
Interest in career counselling fundamentals is up, while social media is down when it comes to career development research, reveals a comparison of CERIC’s 2011 and 2015 surveys
By Mario R. Gravelle
“Underemployment” unlike unemployment is rarely discussed but Canadian youth have the second highest underemployment rate in the OECD, with negative consequences not only for individuals but also for the entire economy
By Émilie Grégoire
[Theory Corner] Cultural Scripts and the Career Development of Canadian Young Adults with Mental Illnesses
Career counselling can assist youth with mental illness to challenge cultural scripts and become successful in their careers
By Christa Boychuk
Youth between the ages of 18-34 are overrepresented in the Canadian criminal justice system and require unique career support for them to be successful on their career paths
By Pauleen Payne (Editorial Support: Linda Johnson)
[Online Exclusive] The Search for Work: Navigating Unemployment and Underemployment Among University Graduates
Understanding how recent graduates have navigated the job search process will better equip career professionals when helping students and graduates make informed career decisions
By April Dyrda
Helping clients find employment in their field of study requires an understanding of their motivations
By Julie Gouin
The theme for the next issue of Careering magazine (Fall 2016) will be Conquering Indecision and Anxiety During Times of Uncertainty. If you are interested in submitting an article, note that the final version of all articles must be received by August 15, 2016. Please note our submission guidelines and send your article to: email@example.com
Views expressed by contributors are not necessarily those of ContactPoint and CERIC. Mention of programs, services, products and initiatives is not an endorsement of these items.