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From convict to journeyman sheet metal fabricator, Steven Shewry is an example of how hard work plus the opportunity to gain in-demand job skills can set Americans of all backgrounds on the path to a sustainable career.
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Electrical apprenticeships have launched careers for three generations of this Georgia family.
Josiah wanted his next job to do more than just pay the bills. Thanks to an apprenticeship, he is now embarking on a new career and has big plans for his family’s future.
Brad Tudor is learning new skills, with an eye on his career. “Ultimately, this will help to provide a better future for my family,” he says.
An apprenticeship has helped Alyssa Culver turn a passion for cars into a promising career path.
Pursuing an apprenticeship was the best decision I have ever made,” said Regina, who completed a machining apprenticeship in her 30s.
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Beatrice Andrew’s apprenticeship turned into a rewarding lifelong career. Today she encourages young people to consider a similar path.
“It really is a great feeling to see things light up.” See how Katelyn followed an unconventional, and satisfying, career path.
An apprenticeship has been a smart career move for this 28-year-old husband and father of two.