My guest this week is Rob Lee Andrews, president and CEO of CommunityWorks, a company that empowers the unemployed and those with barriers to employment to become self-supporting through job preparation and placement.
Rob is a published author and a serial social entrepreneur whose life mission is to align businesses with peoples’ needs, to keep money in communities, and to empower others to create social change in minute and then massive ways.
Since 1995, CommunityWorks has provided customized hands-on training, immersive experiences and comprehensive connections to every job-seeker who walks through their doors.
33:21 – Get to know you
Because of Covid, folks were forced to be an entrepreneur.
We’re in the community every step of the way. We are constantly working with our neighbors. That’s how change really happens.
What is the one thing I can do in this moment to impact somebody else?
Thank you to our partners of the show!
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