We transform education to employment systems to prepare, place, and support people into life-changing careers that would otherwise be inaccessible. We have a methodology that we believe can serve hundreds of thousands—and eventually millions—of people who are unemployed, underemployed, or need to learn new skills. Our program creates real business value for employers and lasting career impact for participants.
No single institution can solve the complex problem of unemployment alone.
McKinsey & Company – Founder
Amazon Web Services • Atlanta CareerRise • Barclay’s • BB&T Bank • Bécalos • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation • Boys and Girls Club of Puerto Rico • CareerSource of Northeast Florida • Charlotte Executive Leadership Council • Charlotte Works • Citicorp • Community Foundation of Northeast Florida • District of Columbia Department of Employment Services • Fondo Social Europeo • Fundación Nacional de Monte de Piedad • Google.org • Gruppo Fresia • Health Education England • Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust • IKEA Foundation • Intel • Intercontinental Hotels Group Foundation • Intesa Sanpaolo • Klépierre • La Fundación INCYDE • Lagardère Travel Retail • Longwood Foundation • Manchester Health & Care Commissioning Group • McKinsey Global Services India Pvt. Ltd • McKinsey Knowledge Center • MetLife Foundation • Microsoft • Ministerio de Trabajo, Migraciones y Seguridad Social • Punjab Skills Development Fund (PSDF) • Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation • Safaricom Foundation • Secretaría de Innovación, Ciencia y Tecnología del Estado de Jalisco • Skills Future Singapore (SSG) • Sodexo • Starbucks Foundation • Svicom • Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) • Temasek Holdings Advisors India Private Limited • The East Africa Trade and Investment Hub • The Rockefeller Foundation • Unibail-Rodamco Westfield • Unión Europea • United States Department of Labor Employment Training Administration • United Way India • United Way of Greater Atlanta Opportunity Youth Fund • United Way of Northeast Florida • United Way of Southeastern Michigan • United Way Spain • United Way Worldwide • USAID • Wadhwani Foundation • Walmart National Giving • Wells Fargo Foundation • Wilmington Leaders Alliance • WorkSource DeKalb
Generation prepares adults of all ages for jobs in four sectors. Our approach has seven components.
Senait joined one of the first Generation Retail Career Advancement cohorts in Dallas. After graduation, she got a full-time job at Verizon FiOS in Tech Support.
A few weeks into the Generation program, Quartx felt like giving up. Life had been challenging her lately, and she was feeling defeated. But the Generation staff noticed and offered encouragement and advice, and that gave her the boost she needed to continue on. “I was like, I came this far, why would I stop?”...