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Filling the GAP for Young Workers

Corporate Voices for Working Families has published a set of case studies that shows how career training for low-income young adults can pay off for businesses.
Information Update
May 17, 2012
 

One example: Gap Inc.'s This Way Ahead initiative, which provides low-income young people with opportunities for skill development and career exploration. Read the two-page case study. Corporate Voices is a Ready by 21 National Partner.

Related Reading: When Working Works: Employment & Postsecondary Success summarizes research about employment and postsecondary success, and features examples of employers and institutions that have found creative ways to both support student persistence and advance their bottom lines by creating "college-friendly" jobs. (Leader Network Registration Required)

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