This content is from The Australian Financial Review in commercial partnership with TAFE Enterprise.
My eldest son is an energetic young man, and at age 21, is already onto his third career. Believe it or not, this makes him just about average among Millennials.
People entering the workforce today are expected to have 17 jobs in five careers over their working lives. And that is not simply due to modern attention spans being shorter, but equally due to the changing nature of work, the rise of automation and other technologies, and the remarkable rate at which new and emerging industries are defining the modern economy.