Young people need the hands-on training that comes with a summer job. They need to know how to dress for success and nail job interviews. But most of all, they need mentorship, guidance, and inspiration.
We need women to go through apprentice programs. I've seen women who did, and who are now highly trained electricians and welders. These are jobs that women are capable of doing.
Cricket is the greatest game that the wit of man has yet devised.- Sir Pelham Warner
Advertising is selling Twinkies to adults.- Donald R. Vance
The struggle of the male to learn to listen to and respect his own intuitive, inner prompt...- Herb Goldberg
Each generation of the church in each setting has the responsibility of communicating the ...- Francis Schaeffer
Each had defended his own country; the Germans Germany, the Frenchmen France; they had don...- Ernst Toller
Comments on: "Hilda Solis Quotes: We need women to go through apprentice programs. I've seen women who did,..."
Typically, during recessionary times, particular groups suffer higher rates of unemployment -African Americans, and Latinos, and in some cases other minority groups. If you don’t have a high level of training or education you’re going to fall into that category.
I think President Obama wanted to have the right fit for his different cabinet positions, and I believe that experience is what mattered most to him. In my case, I have been working to improve the overall quality of life for working families for most of my adult life, and I think that experience resonated with the president.
|Birth:||20th October, 1957|
Hilda Lucia Solis was born in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an American politician. She serves a member of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for the 1st district since 2014. She served as the 25th United States Secretary of Labor from 2009 to 2013, as part of the Obama administration. She is a member of the Democratic Party and served in the United States House of Representatives from 2001 to 2009, representing the 31st and 32nd congressional districts of California that include East Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Valley. She was elected to the California State Assembly in 1992, and the California State Senate in 1994. She was the first female recipient of the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award in 2000. She earned a B.A. degree in political science from California State Polytechnic University Pomona in 1979. She earned a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Southern California in 1981.
Quote of the day
Our mission is to motivate, boost self confiedence and inspire people to Love life, live life and surf life with words.