Voices of opportunity
Powerful, first-hand stories and personal reflections from the front lines of the Opportunity Movement.
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Christian Rubio: A Winning Recipe for Career Success
Christian, who works as an Associate Insights Analyst at LinkedIn, finds creative parallels between cooking and coding.See more
Paola Garcia: A Passion for Inclusion
How Paola’s Firsthand Experience Shaped Her Career at Year UpSee more
Share your remote-work success story: Slack & Year Up
Year Up is proud to partner with Slack to enable the future of remote work.See more
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The Power of Vulnerability: Daniel Silva
How this Year Up graduate went from barely making ends meet to a Corporate America career.See more
Passion and Perseverance Lead Joseph Griffin to Amazon
“I told myself, ‘I’m going to give it 100 percent and I’m going to see where it takes me,’” Joseph said of his Year Up internship.See more
Sights Set High at Amazon: Luis Alameda
Opportunities for growth and continuous learning keep Luis striving for career progress at Amazon.See more