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15
May

Building Opportunities for Young Adults

The Aspen Institute Economic Opportunities Program and Forum for Community Solutions held a roundtable discussion to explore the challenges of young adults in the labor market.…

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08
Apr

FastTrac Leading to Start-ups and Job Creation Across the Nation

Posted by: Mark Marich on February 09, 2011 Source: Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship Kauffman FastTrac programs in New York and Michigan are leading to new business…

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04
Apr

Need a Job? Invent It

Need a Job? Invent It | New York Times March 30, 2013 By THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN WHEN Tony Wagner, the Harvard education specialist, describes his job…

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13
Jan

Hope for US Economy: Young Black Men as Entrepreneurs

The Christian Science Monitor - CSMonitor.com Lawrence Carpenter knew he always had an entrepreneurial spirit, but he was in the wrong business – the business of…

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25
May

The New Agenda for Minority Business Development

  Marked and measurable progress has been made in minority business development since the authors first examined the topic in depth for the U.S. Department of Commerce…

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14
Apr

A Must Read – “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander

Newsweek What has changed since the collapse of Jim Crow has less to do with the basic structure of our society than with the language we…

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13
Apr

Venturing Beyond the Gates

Facilitating Successful Reentry with Entrepreneurship Promoting self-employment among people coming home from prison will be challenging; it will require creativity, perseverance and the ability of professionals…

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