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US big businesses to hire 100,000 young people under Starbucks CEO plan

“Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz on Monday launched a plan for more than a dozen big US businesses to hire 100,000 young unemployed people by 2018. The plan, the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, is aimed at trying to help the roughly 5.5 million Americans aged 16 to 24 who do not have jobs and have dropped out of education, a group economists have dubbed ‘disconnected youth’.” Read more at The Guardian by clicking here.