U.S. Students’ Entrepreneurial Energy Waiting to Be Tapped

This Gallup poll talks more to the issue of job creation, etc. but echoes many of our research findings, and provides more good fodder for focusing on youth.

Among the implications:

Like U.S. adults, the Gallup-HOPE Index data suggest an important segment of the American student population demonstrates attitudes often ascribed to entrepreneurs. Previous Gallup research documents the notion that students may possess good ideas about the future. At the same time, focused efforts to transform these aspirations into reality are not as strong as they could be.
  
Let’s get going on creatively and meaningfully engaging youth!

Please visit our Web pages, Youth in Action: Motivating Teens and Tweens to Protect the Ocean, and contact TOP if you would like help, advice, or more information.

Posted in Communications Research, Polling and Public Opinion, Youth.

Alyssa Isakower

Alyssa has consulted for The Ocean Project coordinating World Oceans Day since 2011 and is more excited for June 8th every year! She is interested in all things social media, and has been thrilled to work with partners of The Ocean Project around the world on exciting conservation outreach, both on the ground and online.

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