Effective career planning gives youth a “why” for working hard today and sets them on a more informed pathway for their future. However, motivating youth to plan for their futures can be a challenge. Join IYI for a panel presentation featuring change agents who are leading Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) at the national and Indiana levels. JAG is an exemplar model that offers lessons learned to youth-driven programs that are both school- and -community-based. Learn how their program coaches youth toward careers of interest that blend talents with aspirations. Gain actionable knowledge, resources and connections to put into immediate practice as an effective career influencer for youth.