Graduates And Careers

Whilst we have primary concern about career prospects for IT persons, especially graduates, it is necessary to survey the BigPicture on Tech Careers for graduates, because NoCareerIsSafeFromChange, and BrainsAsaCheapCommodity.

Graduate opportunities serve as a good barometer for experienced staff.

Assertion My informal polling of young univ students and recent graduates suggest to me in most of Asian Pacific region countries (the Asian tigers) it is very difficult for graduates to find jobs in their field.

Any one have links to support or refute the above assertion? How about US and Europe? --dl June2004

Useful resources for Graduates

Business skills in demand Your first job does not define your career..
General Info on current career outlook for graduates
General Info on current career outlook for experienced IT staff
Comparison of graduate opportunities in different Geographic regions

I would like some links on credible research done in this area. My exposure to Asia, Australia and North America suggests that current opportunities are limited.

Views that are upbeat
Views that are not positive
Thinking material

Retraining has its limits

White collar workers unionising Advice for future CIOs

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