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Dream big, always

At some point during her internship year at Genesys Works, Julie set a goal for herself to one day work for Genesys Works. She has never forgotten to dream big, always.


Newsletter: Let’s Keep in Touch in 2019

Happy New Year! We hope you enjoyed a wonderful holiday season and are as excited for 2019 as we are! As we reflect on 2018, we feel proud of the work our students and partners have done. Looking ahead, we are confident Genesys Works will continue to make an impact on our future workforce.



2019 ThinkIT Young Professional Scholars Program

Genesys Works – Twin Cities invites you to apply for the Think IT Young Professional Scholarship! This college scholarship amounts to $8,000 over two years ($4,000 per year). Alumni must be enrolled in a four-year college or university and demonstrate financial need. The scholarship may be used for any cost of attendance at an eligible college or university, including but not l …


January 2019 Feature: Making Internships Meaningful

This month, we are beginning a special new series called Making Internships Meaningful. A meaningful internship can only happen when supervisors are devoted to their young professional’s experience and young professionals exemplify drive and commitment in their internship. Through this series, we want to capture how supervisors and interns are both Making Internships Meaningful.


Three Trends To Watch In 2019 As Houston Tries To Grow Its Future Workforce

Unemployment may be at a near 50-year low, but the economic future of Texas could fade if the state doesn’t develop its workforce, especially people of color for middle-skills jobs, according to a report from earlier this year. What’s more, the gap between companies’ needs and workers’ skills is expected to continue and lead to millions of unfilled jobs in just a decade.