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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
Title variation
How a pioneering program teaches young adults real skills for real jobs--with real success
Creator
Subject
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
Awards note
New York Times Best Sellers, 2012.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Year Up (Organization)
  • Occupational training
  • Young adults
  • Young adults
  • Internship programs
  • Internship programs
  • Poor youth
  • Poor youth
  • Poor youth
  • Young adults
  • Poor youth
  • Best sellers
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm759911256
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 358 pages
Isbn
9780670023776
Lccn
2012000606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)759911256
  • (Sirsi) a1139360
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm759911256
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 358 pages
Isbn
9780670023776
Lccn
2012000606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)759911256
  • (Sirsi) a1139360

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