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Generation Stories

Generation alumni share their stories and first-hand experiences with the program. To learn more about McKinsey Social Initiative (MSI)'s Generation program, visit the website and follow Generation on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube.

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Meet Bishal, a Graduate from Generation India
Bishal enrolled in Generation India’s General Duty Assistant (GDA) program, which trains young people to work in hospitals. After graduation he found a job at Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital in Delhi—and he performed so well that he was quickly promoted. Lacking the money or connections to find a good job Bishal had struggled to get a foothold in the job...
Mar 2, 2017 1:10 PM ET
Meet Diego, a Graduate from Generation Mexico
Diego is representing his fellow graduates from Generation Mexico in an exciting new advertising campaign running in the Mexico City subway. Launched in late December, the ads feature an image of Diego during his time in the Generation retail program, practicing new skills during the boot camp style training. The subway network is used by 4.5 million riders per day! Developed in...
Feb 28, 2017 8:20 AM ET
Meet Rose, a Graduate from Generation Kenya
Rose joined Generation Kenya in August 2015. After graduation she got a job as an insurance salesperson with Britam. Generation stood with me “Soon after I joined Generation, the worst happened – I lost my mother, the pillar of our family. I felt all hope was lost. But the Generation family stood with me and helped me restore hope. I will forever be grateful.”...
Feb 9, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Meet Kisa, a Graduate from Generation USA
Kisa joined Generation’s customer service program in San Francisco in 2016. After graduation she got a job as a porter at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center. Love in the midst of craziness Kisa comes from Bayview-Hunter’s Point, a tough neighborhood that’s been described as “the San Francisco America pretends does not exist”. As Kisa...
Feb 7, 2017 3:55 PM ET
Meet Belén, a Graduate from Generation Spain
Belén joined Generation Spain in 2015. After graduation she got a job as a Digital Marketing Planner with CartoDB, a technology company that helps organizations around the world to map and analyze location data. The crisis destroyed my job “I was doing well. With a university degree and 3 years of professional experience, I was enjoying my job as a marketing...
Jan 27, 2017 8:00 AM ET