There is common misconception on being held that if you don’t go to college you aren’t going to be successful, but that misconception on couldn’t be further from the truth. In today’s highly technical and service related market, workers are judged more on their skills then their degrees. With the national average of student debt pushing towards 1.4 trillion and the need for skilled workers increasing to more than 2 million over the next decade the career path into a new-collar job is now.
The Ōnin Group’s purpose is to create opportunity and empower people, which is why Ōnin is facilitating the Ready to Work program to provide a career pathway for young men and women entering the workforce. This program runs during the school year and combines five weeks of AIDT’s so skill career readiness training with twelve to thirteen weeks of employer driven curriculum that is tailored by the employers to meet real hiring needs with their specific industry tracks.