The everchanging and expanding work force has incoming adults stumped and confused on what employers are looking for in the ideal candidate. Taj Pabari, explores the three skills everyone needs to have to thrive in the new, dynamic work environment. Taj Pabari MASE is one of Australia’s youngest and most successful social entrepreneurs.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of The ASE Group - a community-led and purpose driven social enterprise that delivers education, entrepreneurship and employment programs to young people aged 5 to 24 years. ASE has partnered with Government, the Private Sector and Educational Institutions to deliver real and authentic entrepreneurial education for more than 92,000 young people.
Taj was named The Australian Young Innovator of the Year for 2014, an award given to Australia’s most exciting innovator and emerging talent. In 2017, Taj was awarded Young Australian of the Year for Queensland. He is the youngest recipient of the award since its formation in 1979.
Taj has presented to the Former US Vice President, Al Gore in Brisbane, joked with Hollywood Tycoon, Will Smith in Hong Kong and sipped tea with the Prime Minister of Australia in Canberra. His story has been featured by Sunrise, 60 Minutes, The Today Show, National Geographic, ABC, Nickelodeon and CNBC.
Taj work in education and background in youth entrepreneurship have led him to speak at schools, conferences, festivals and corporate functions around the world. He has appeared as an education commentator on Channel 9 and Channel 10. He has given three TEDx talks and has been a keynote speaker at the World Science Festival alongside Nobel Laureate, Brian Schmidt.
Join Australia's Largest Community of Young Entrepreneurs - Join For Free - ase.edu.au/academy This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at ted.com/tedx