Join Joyce Maroney, director of The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated, for a conversation with Ed Frechette, director of social enterprise partnerships at UTEC, and Barb Vlacich, vice president of global sales operations at Kronos, as they discuss UTEC’s mission to ignite and nurture the ambition of at-risk youth to trade violence and poverty for social and economic success.

Topics addressed in this podcast include:

  • UTEC’s history, mission, and goals to reduce criminal recidivism, encourage employment readiness, and provide educational support;
  • How Kronos began partnering with UTEC to support this mission;
  • Simple ways for corporations to make corporate citizenship a part of their everyday work activities;
  • The mutual benefits of corporate/non-profit partnerships; and
  • How to begin incorporating corporate citizenship in your organization.


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