Preparing for work in the 21st century.
Young people graduating today need to be ready for major transformations in the workforce that are just around the corner. I heard a presentation on this recently, see the basic information at Humans Wanted: How Canadian Youth Can Thrive in the Age of Disruption.
Note that what applies to Canada applies to the United States and everywhere else in the "formerly" industrial world. Here is the actual report, The Coming Skills Revolution — Humans Wanted.
For those who want a visual presentation, there is a short one.