Experiential Learning Driving Job Acquisition and Career Mobility

Mercedes Bent of Lightspeed Venture Partners moderates this panel, offering insights into experiential learning and its powerful ability to drive job acquisition and career mobility. At Enactus, entrepreneurial leaders emerge from experiential learning to become the social innovators of the future, intent on increasing sustainability. Forage’s unique learning model creates partnerships with companies to offer courses that help students to gain an understanding of jobs before working there. Capitalizing upon virtual internships needed after the start of the pandemic, Forage has found a unique business model that is creating strong employer connections for students. Multiverse’s professional apprenticeships offer students high-quality education and training. Shopify is the all-in-one commerce platform to start, run, and grow a business. Hear from these tech leaders as they discuss the different apprenticeship and collaborative models available for students, employees, and employers in experiential learning.