The Craig Fahle Show

Jobs Creation Program for Vets and Long-term Unemployed Comes to Detroit

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Older workers, young veterans the focus of job readiness program for “long-term unemployed” Platform to Employment (P2E) program, a unique and ambitious curriculum that specifically targets the needs of workers who have been struggling with unemployment for six months or more. Across both urban and rural settings around the country, the P2E program has placed 80% of its participants in work experience programs, and nearly 90% of its graduates move on to a full-time job. Craig speaks with President and CEO of The Workplace and Founder of Platform to Employment, Joe Carbone, and Global Director of Community Development and Microfinance for CitiGroup, Robert Annibale.

For more information, visit www.workplace.org or http://www.platformtoemployment.com

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