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Elite careers in France: what young people will no longer do like their elders


DECRYPTION - How do young elites position themselves in relation to work, and what careers do they want to pursue? What strategic choices will they make? One thing is certain: their paths will be different from those of their elders... Explanations.

It's not a secret: the French feel a particular fascination for the – or for “their” – elites who often provoke conflicting emotions.

While we are constantly talking about the transformation of society - in different aspects - and the world after, what trajectories will our young elites in the making take, who will be the decision-makers of tomorrow?

What professional situation is likely to make an enarque, an HEC, or a normalien dream?

What careers will they choose?

Will their choices be similar to those of their elders?

Anne-Sophie Dubey, doctoral student at the École Polytechnique and research fellow at the Fabrique de l'Industrie, co-signs a small - but rich - essay, entitled

The young elites facing work.

The result of a full year of research, meeting these young elites, mainly from Polytechnique and Harvard.

Read also“Survivors of burn-out”: the secrets to overcoming the evil of work

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Source: lefigaro

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