Are You Filtering Out Talented Young Adults like Me?

Year Up Bay Area
Mar 4, 2019 · 6 min read

by Hibaq Suleiman, Reporting Analyst at LinkedIn & Year Up Alum

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My team, the People Analytics team at LinkedIn
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LEFT: This is the only picture that my family has of my Niece, Nephew, and My Brother In-law. The picture was only taken a few days before we came to America. RIGHT: A picture of the school I attended in Dadaab refugee camp.
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During my training at Year Up, I received the “Most Initiative” Award.
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Our last week as interns at LinkedIn with my Year Up colleagues (Jarod Quimson, Beija Gonzalez and Paris Lazaro).
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Delivering the graduation speech to my classmates in Class 18.

Year Up Bay Area

Year Up is an intensive one-year job training program that…

Year Up Bay Area

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An intensive one-year job training program that connects young adults, aged 18–24, to professional careers in the tech industry.

Year Up Bay Area

Year Up is an intensive one-year job training program that connects young adults from underserved communities, aged 18–24, to professional careers in the tech industry. This blog is a collection of stories and experiences from the people who make up our community.

Year Up Bay Area

Written by

An intensive one-year job training program that connects young adults, aged 18–24, to professional careers in the tech industry.

Year Up Bay Area

Year Up is an intensive one-year job training program that connects young adults from underserved communities, aged 18–24, to professional careers in the tech industry. This blog is a collection of stories and experiences from the people who make up our community.

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