The Sochi Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games are right around the corner, and Adecco will be there! Join us on the Adecco USA blog as Angel Bovee, USOC Athlete Career Program Specialist, reports from Sochi, Russia. In her updates, she’ll highlight the athletes in the USOC Athlete Career Program and explore what makes them elite in their sport and in the workplace.
February 19, 2019
What exactly is an entrepreneur? According to Merriam-Webster, it is “one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a business or enterprise.” While that is an accurate definition, there is much more to it. Generally speaking, entrepreneurs dream about being their own boss, enjoy motivating others, are driven by financial success, and—perhaps most important—thrive […] Read Article "Embracing Entrepreneurship Across the Globe"
January 28, 2019
Apprenticeships are a time-tested idea that is getting new life as employers seek better ways to develop and keep talent. In Italy where I grew up, and throughout much of Europe, apprenticeships have remained a staple of workforce development. In Switzerland, for example, 70% of high school graduates enter apprenticeships in “new-collar” fields such as IT, […] Read Article "Apprenticeship: Old Idea Offers New Opportunity"