CareerWise is always on the lookout for the latest reports related to career development. Here are three reports that we found interesting this week.
Finding value: Identifying and assessing social and emotional skills in the tourism and hospitality industry (Future Skills Centre)
This impact paper identifies the value of a focus on social and emotional skills (SES) recognition for employees and employers and examines assessment frameworks, approaches and platforms that can support SES credentialling in the tourism and hospitality industry.
During the period from April to June 2021, one-quarter of Canadians reported experiencing high levels of stress most days, and nearly half of Canadians considered that their stress levels were worse than prior to the pandemic. This was particularly true among women; those aged 25 to 54; the LGBTQ2+ population; and those living with children.
This research is based on data collected in May 2021 regarding the perspectives and educational experiences of Canadian post-secondary students during COVID-19. Among the findings: Three in four students say the pandemic has had a negative impact on their college/university experience.