Research from the The Foundation for Young Australians’ (FYA) suggests the four most significant factors supporting young people to secure full-time work faster are:
1. Courses teaching enterprise skills like problem solving, teamwork and communication. This can increase the speed of entry to working full-time hours by 17 months.
2. Relevant paid work experience. This can speed up the transition to full-time work by up to 12 months.
3. Employment within an area of work which has strong growth future prospects can speed up the transition by 5 months.
4. An optimistic mindset and strong well-being by age 18. This can accelerate the transition by up to two months faster than a young person who is unhappy or not con dent with their career prospects before leaving school.
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