Bob Dame

Massachusetts

Bob Dame

Executive Director, Year Up Boston

Because of the tight job market out there, organizations are starting to see the impact of a program like Year Up and the folks that we bring to the table. We see Year Up graduates earning 50% more than somebody who hasn’t gone through this type of program.

The college degree isn't necessarily the right test of whether somebody can come in and be successful. It's really the skills that they bring, with the attitude that they bring.

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