Why allow high schoolers to intern or shadow you/your business? While the younger generation is often criticized for their attachment to their devices, they do know what is trending and how to stay relevant. Part of Inturn’s point of difference is the focus on reverse mentoring, and how the student can help your business. An article by Lisa Quast mentions a quote from the co-founder of Fast Company describing the “situation where the old fogies in an organization realize that by the time you’re in your forties and fifties, you’re not in touch with the future the same way” as the younger generation. Even though high school students have a lot to learn about their future, they do have a vast knowledge of things like social media.
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