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Plexx: Mobile Phone Job Training and Employment Services

Plexx creates a pathway out of poverty for young people without college degrees by offering mobile phone job training and employment matching services.

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" Plexx is a talent innovation company that improves the employability of urban youth without college degrees by making job training and placement solutions accessible via mobile technology. Plexx partners up with foundations, workforce development agencies, local governments, and employers to allow people to explore, train, and apply to jobs, all from a mobile phone. Plexx's vision is to help millions of young people in the U.S. and Latin America escape and break the cycle of poverty in their families by making it easier to prepare for and find a job."


 

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Hey Tim- I think you're bringing up an important theme by discussing talent innovation. Looking forward to your thoughts during the ideas phase!