Thumbs Up’s mission is to reduce the gap between the education and the workplace, raise the awareness of young people and bring their expectations into line with the needs of companies.
Thumbs Up offers counselling services to young people in order to help orient them and increase their self-awareness.
Thumbs Up offers consulting services for companies who are dealing with the need to check the employees’ motivation and alignment with the company mission. Thumbs Up also helps to preselect new candidates and identify the right team for the right job.
Thumbs Up organizes Self-Entrepreneurship courses for young people to teach them how to improve their interpersonal skills and innovational knowledge, as well as how to develop complex projects and how to write their own CV. We also conduct an interview to help identify the right working sector for each client.
Thumbs Up continues to develop several tests with the aim of matching the needs of young people with the labor market and education system.
Based on a Thumbs Up algorithm, the test can be customized for specific requests.
During 2017, thanks to a field research granted by Vodafone Foundation, Thumbs Up Map Test has been used by more than 8.000 students who have received their personal report. 48 schools, 11 universities and several professors have used the tool.
Among the universities we are happy to quote:
Università degli Studi di Verona, Università di Siena, Università Statale di Milano, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Università di Bari, LIUC – Università Cattaneo, Università degli studi di Milano-Bicocca, ESN Italia – Erasmus Student Network.
Students can use Thumbs Up Map for many reasons:
Learn how to develop their CV and orient themselves
In case of High-School Students, Orientation for choosing the University path.
In case of University Students, Orientation for choosing the job.
Schools can use Thumbs Up Map for Orientation and for “Alternanza Scuola-Lavoro”.
Universities and Learning centers can use Thumbs Up Map as an orientation tool and for internship research.
Thumbs Up Map can be used as a preselection tool, by matching the needs of the company with the students’ or candidates’ profiles. It can also be used for evaluating the company’s employees, their motivation and alignment.