Ready for Work

Ensuring young people are work-ready when they leave education

JA Europe Company of the Year Competition

Our Ready For Work Award promotes career preparedness and skill development in a European student competition hosted by JA Europe.

Vietnam Next Gen

In Vietnam we are partnering with the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs to help the country develop a skilled workforce prepared for the jobs of tomorrow. Under our latest Memorandum of Understanding, we will help young people improve their knowledge, skills and professional experience to adapt to automation and digitization. We will also promote the development of women’s roles and enhance their leadership skills under Industry 4.0.​

  • 200,000
    EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEER HOURS OVER THE LAST 5 YEARS!
  • 10+ MILLION
    JA WORLDWIDE STUDENT EXPERIENCES​

Youth Summit

Our first Annual Youth Summit at our global headquarters connected local Milwaukee students with workforce experts for personalized career coaching and work skills training. More than 120 students participated in interactive workshops and received one-on-one coaching from ManpowerGroup leaders and staff.

Cristo Rey’s Corporate Work Study Program

We’re thrilled to help Cristo Rey Jesuit High School students flourish at work and at school.

Boys & Girls Clubs

Our partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs helps teens master personal branding and plan their future careers.

Junior Achievement USA

For more than 10 years, we’ve supported JA USA in teaching students how to succeed in the workplace and achieve financial literacy.​