The Agenda - 069

The Agenda is a curation of articles, videos, reports, businesses to support, and even social posts – just about any medium can make the agenda – that should be top of mind as you plan your next move. In each Agenda, you’ll find something of value.

In this edition we’ve included headlines on Black workers in tech, the truth about dead-end jobs, improving your resume, unclaimed scholarships, and more.

Remember, to start a business, level up, build generational wealth, or to just be ten toes down, you’ll need to know what’s happening around you. Stay up!
- 08/05/22 -

READ THIS: Dream Jobs. Why Applicants Should Apply to Jobs They’re Not Qualified for

"Job seekers with 60%-70% of the qualifications should shoot their shot." –BIT

READ THIS: Black Workers Are Being Shut Out Of Tech Jobs: Here’s How To Change It

Tech and computer science careers are among the fastest-growing, highest-paying occupations. Less than 5% of employees at major technology companies are Black.

READ THIS: No such thing as a dead-end job, new McKinsey research finds

McKinsey research shows that every job is an opportunity for progress.

READ THIS: 93% of employers want to see soft skills on your resume—here are 8 of the most in-demand ones

Include these 8 soft skills on your resume: communication skills, customer service, scheduling, time management skills, project management, analytical thinking, ability to work independently, and flexibility.

READ THIS: 54 Often-Unclaimed College Scholarships & How to Get Them

According to The National Scholarship Providers Association, $100 million in scholarship money still goes unawarded each year.

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