Next Gen Z Program

A future co-created by youth and experience

The value of unlocking youth’s potential

Even the most dynamic corporations are missing out on meaningful connections with the next generation. Organizations often overlook the potential of actually collaborating with your target audience, harnessing youth insights for your talent recruitment and people development, and the effect such connections have on company culture.



6 months


online, in-person or hybrid


workshops, coaching, showcase
sessions + access to online content


20 young adults

Future-proofed people development


Invigorate your team and transform your company culture with rich exchange and connection with the very people who will be most instrumental in building the future.



Collaborate with the very people who will be most instrumental in building the future and generate fresh perspectives on your ideas, visions and processes.


Overcome the generation gap while mentoring young talent and building their skills and confidence as they navigate the workplace.

How it works

The high-impact Next Gen Program brings together young talent and a partnering organization – either remotely or in-person – to learn from each other, inspire one another and build a brighter future together. 

Curated learning experiences in an intimate group setting of 20 young people invite participants to confront challenges and present solutions, all while engaging in an invaluable two-way exchange of knowledge and ideas with experienced professionals. 

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Learn from our global DO Ecosystem

All our DO School programs are powered by a unique and vibrant ecosystem of people, organizations and networks.

Course Modules

The program is structured around the 4-stage DO School innovation method – Dream, Focus, Plan and DO – taking the participants from challenge understanding to prototyping and pitching.


The world’s leading companies are learning with The DO School

Want to be a part of the next 24YOU as a participant? Learn more and apply here. 

Ready to learn more about Next Gen Z? Get in touch.

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Kaya Dorey, a member of The DO School community, is the UN Environment Young Champion of the Earth for North America. She founded NOVEL SUPPLY CO, a conscious and eco-friendly apparel brand based in Vancouver. Kaya introduces us to NOVEL SUPPLY CO and other changemakers that are making waves in the fashion and retail industry.

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