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A Year in the Life: Gen Z’s Attitudes Toward the Workforce and Education in 2020

Originally published to the Tallo Blog – December 15, 2020 Gen Z’s smooth entry into the workforce was blasted into pieces in 2020, in a year that upended careers, put colleges on their heels, and fundamentally shifted the employer-employee relationship. Tallo is the world’s largest platform dedicated to Gen Z students and jobseekers. More than […]

Galvanize: Fort Hood’s Operation LevelUp

Originally aired on KETK-TV – November 11, 2020 This month, over 30 active duty soldiers at Fort Hood will graduate from Operation LevelUp — a program exclusively for Fort Hood soldiers from Galvanize. The program is designed to take any soldier from their active-duty assignment to career-ready, full-stack engineer in 18 weeks. Program alumni have […]

How VCs, companies can break down racial barriers

Originally published in Austin Business Journal – October 16, 2020 It’s easy to see the systematic racism in venture capital at a macro level. A 2017 report by Transparent Collective found that just 1% of VC-funded companies have Black founders. And in 2020, Black and Latino founders have secured 2.6% of all the venture capital […]

Non-profit helping laid off workers in Virginia

Originally aired by Fox 5 DC – September 29, 2020 Intensive and quick training, help with job placement, oh, and a cash gift for completing your course –– the brand new non-profit Virginia Ready is partnering with community colleges statewide to provide people out of work because of the pandemic with opportunity and hope.  Mewael […]

Opinion: As offices reopen, coworking spaces should be part of the conversation, too

Originally published in The Colorado Sun – September 12, 2020 As the world continues to contemplate how to get people safely back to work, there’s understandable hesitation about whether coworking spaces should be a part of the immediate conversation – after all, in these spaces, every day you could see a different handful of coworkers.  […]

Letter to the editor: Veterans need more support like this

Originally published by Austin Business Journal – August 24, 2020 The way we think. The way we talk. The way we interact. The way we cope. There are fundamental differences in the way U.S. military members and American civilians go about their day-to-day lives. When those worlds are kept separate, this seems to be OK. […]

California College Fair brings together students and universities

Originally aired on KGO-TV – August 12, 2020 Traditional college fairs are getting a virtual twist to help students during the pandemic. The California College Fair is a virtual fair happening Wednesday, August 12. Hundreds of students and several dozen colleges are already signed up to take part in the event. It’s organized by Ping […]

Ping Helping California Teens Find College Opportunities

Originally aired on KFI-AM – August 11, 2020 Tallo launched a new mobile app, Ping. The app creates the experience of a virtual college or career fair that connects and matches students, colleges and businesses. California teens have the opportunity to get involved in Ping’s virtual College Fair on Wednesday August, 12, 2020 from 10 […]

Charleston-based service matches students, others to future opportunities

Originally published in Charleston City Paper – August 8, 2020 A Charleston-based company has been helping students and recent graduates stick their landings in the academic and professional worlds. With the quick changes that have come with the pandemic, Tallo is working to help the workforce keep up. “We’ve seen so much negativity due to […]

Galvanize increases accessibility for students looking to upskill during Covid-19

Originally published in Denver Business Journal – July 30, 2020 Galvanize, a Denver-based technology education program, expects 2020 to be a growth year, in part because of the opportunity to help upskill students who have seen their jobs impacted because of Covid-19. To increase accessibility to its data science and software engineering programs, Galvanize is […]