This job shadow experience inspires young people to be entrepreneurial, develop essential skills that make them valuable assets and helps them transition from school to the world of work.
This year, AT&T is the main sponsor, with ManpowerGroup also supporting Leaders-for-a-Day on April 15-16, 2018 in Brussels. JA Alumni who have completed the Company Program and obtained an Entrepreneurial Skills Pass (ESP) certification OR have completed JA programs through the AT&T Aspire Foundation are invited to apply.
||Peter Daly, VP - Global Service Management at AT&T, Member of the Board of Directors at JA Europe, endorses "Leaders for a Day". Through the AT&T Aspire mentoring programme and collaboration with JA Europe, AT&T is helping students to acquire the entrepreneurial skills needed to be ready for the future of work.|
Agenda (Sunday, April 15 - Tuesday, April 17)
|13.00 - 18.00||Warm Up Session|
|19.00 - 21:00||Dinner|
|16 April||07.00 - 08.00||Breakfast|
|09.00 - 17.00||Leaders-for-a-Day|
|18.00 - 21.00||Celebration Dinner|
Dedicated to better preparing young people for the labour market, Leaders-for-a-Day engages them in a comprehensive real-life work experience to:
- Demonstrate the connection between education and successful careers.
- Introduce young people to the demands of the labour market and help them to build skills needed for success in the 21st-century workplace.
- Encourage the mentoring of young people by experienced professionals. Help expand their network and better position themselves for entering the labour market.
- Inspire a shared responsibility across all sectors for the development of a skilled, adaptable, and successful workforce that actively contributes to a dynamic and competitive economy.