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The Resource A Year Up : how a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success, Gerald Chertavian

A Year Up : how a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success, Gerald Chertavian

Label
A Year Up : how a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success
Title
A Year Up
Title remainder
how a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Chertavian
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the story of a pioneering program that offers low-income young adults training, mentorship, internships, and jobs with leading companies, tracing the progress from admissions through graduation to illuminate student challenges, failures, and successes
Summary
Shares the story of a pioneering program that offers low-income young adults training, mentorship, internships, and jobs with leading companies, tracing the progress from admissions through graduation to illuminate student challenges, failures, and successes
Tone
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10126787
Cataloging source
DLC
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Chertavian, Gerald
Dewey number
331.25/920973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD5715.2
LC item number
.C47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Year Up (Organization)
  • Occupational training
  • Young adults
  • Young adults
  • Internship programs
  • Internship programs
  • Poor youth
  • Poor youth
  • Poor youth
Target audience
adult
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how a pioneering program that teaches young adults real skills for real jobs- - with real success
Label
A Year Up : how a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success, Gerald Chertavian
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-346) and index
Contents
Prologue: honk for opportunity -- "Yo, God. what are you doing?" -- Brother from another zip code -- Why is he doing this? -- Ping me... please? -- "You don't have a chance in hell" -- Don't lose it now! -- Oh, pioneers! -- "Reach and strive for 2005!" -- Guilty by association -- "I am having an intern moment" -- Abdul, in a state of grace -- The soul of a new machine -- "We are one year up" -- I think that woman saved my life -- Epilogue: wheels up for opportunity
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 358 p.
Isbn
9780670023776
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012000606
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn759911256
  • (OCoLC)759911256
  • 240868
Label
A Year Up : how a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success, Gerald Chertavian
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-346) and index
Contents
Prologue: honk for opportunity -- "Yo, God. what are you doing?" -- Brother from another zip code -- Why is he doing this? -- Ping me... please? -- "You don't have a chance in hell" -- Don't lose it now! -- Oh, pioneers! -- "Reach and strive for 2005!" -- Guilty by association -- "I am having an intern moment" -- Abdul, in a state of grace -- The soul of a new machine -- "We are one year up" -- I think that woman saved my life -- Epilogue: wheels up for opportunity
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 358 p.
Isbn
9780670023776
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012000606
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn759911256
  • (OCoLC)759911256
  • 240868

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