The new Competency Career Matching solution connects businesses with students who have proven qualifications to succeed in their company’s high-demand roles.
American Fork, Utah, April 12, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Today, USScience®Unveil, a leading technology provider dedicated to closing the growing skills gap between students and employers Employer Spotlight, an AI-powered talent career matching solution that transforms how employers source ideal candidates. By matching a student’s unique strengths, interests and aptitudes with in-demand career fields, employers can find the right talent for roles at their organization.
Talent shortages persist in 2023 despite a more stable labor market. While employers may no longer face issues such as “The Great Resignation” or “Quiet.” Transaction rates are high. This means a large percentage of employees are not fully engaged or satisfied, leaving millions of job opportunities unfulfilled and productivity below epidemic levels.
As a new solution within YouScience® Brightpath, a comprehensive education-to-career platform that uses advanced AI to help students discover, validate and pursue their passions, Employer Spotlight connects businesses with students who have proven aptitude to succeed in high-demand occupations in their organization. By forging this strategic partnership, both students and employers can feel more empowered. It also enables employers to:
Find hard-to-reach candidates and get in front of a diverse pool of talent with the right skills to succeed in their specific industry.
Increase mindshare with talent who have the skills to succeed in a career.
Connect with students through work-based learning activities such as internships and apprenticeships.
Cultivate relationships with educators and mentors to effectively grow your talent pool and recruiting ecosystem.
“This new solution addresses the long-standing problem of finding the best fit talent for the job. It breaks down barriers for both employers and students alike, allowing them to connect in meaningful ways and make informed decisions,” said Edson Barton, Founder and CEO, YouScience. “For employers, this means fewer resources spent on endless resumes or sifting through recruitment agencies. For students, it’s a chance to make strong connections with potential employers, increasing their chances of finding a job that suits them. With Employer Spotlight, we’re Ushering in a new era of recruiting where everyone wins. Everyone has the opportunity to get the job they want, and employers can easily find the right candidates for their needs.”
Nationwide, YouScience has nearly 5,000 organizations that leverage Employer Spotlight to find emerging local talent. YouScience’s competency-based methods are transforming the way students discover their academic or career paths, helping them break down barriers that have long held prejudices.
“We love this tool ohio Because it benefits the entire workforce ecosystem: employers, job coaches, and job seekers,” said Amy Dutton, senior. Talent Strategy Manager, JobsOhio. “Employers match potential applicants with qualifications, interest and desire to become employees in the future. Job seekers may know about the authentic attributes and skills they possess, but have never thought about guiding them down a fulfilling career path. Enough positive things to say about YouScience. “
To learn more about Employer Spotlight and YouScience® Brightpath, please visit: youscience.com.
YouScience® is a leading technology provider dedicated to solving the skills and exposure gap crisis for students and employers. Its end-to-end platform, YouScience® Brightpath, connects education with career applications designed to help students unlock their potential for future pathways. YouScience helps individuals identify their qualifications, validate their skills and knowledge, and match them to real-world educational and career paths in high-demand occupations. YouScience is the preferred choice for individuals, parents, teachers, and counselors to guide and support educational and career paths, currently serving more than 7,000 educational institutions and millions of users nationwide.
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