Minor Issues: Preparing kids for the jobs of the future

There is no guarantee that the knowledge or skills learnt in schools alone can meet the needs of the future. PHOTOl ST FILE
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SINGAPORE – My elder daughter R, 22, works for a social media influencer. After graduating with a diploma in food science last year, she told us she was not keen on this area of work. Instead, R wanted to pursue her passion and interest in photography.

She started out as an intern for a fashion and lifestyle influencer, and went on to work full time as a creative content producer. Some of her responsibilities include taking and editing photos and videos. She also interacts with potential clients to discuss ideas for photo shoots and promotions.

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