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McDonalds Partners with General Assembly to Train Employees for Tech Jobs

Mar 16, 2015

WOULD YOU LIKE AN APP WITH THAT? Your local McDonald's employee may soon be serving you a website to go with your Happy Meal. That's because General Assembly has partnered with the Golden Arches for a pilot program in which a select few McDonald's workers will receive time off and a stipend to take a web development or UX design course. It's not the first time that a fast-food chain is offering to educate its employees: last year Starbucks partnered with Arizona State University to help workers finish their bachelor's degree online.

Postsecondary Learning

McDonalds Partners with General Assembly to Train Employees for Tech Jobs

Mar 16, 2015

WOULD YOU LIKE AN APP WITH THAT? Your local McDonald's employee may soon be serving you a website to go with your Happy Meal. That's because General Assembly has partnered with the Golden Arches for a pilot program in which a select few McDonald's workers will receive time off and a stipend to take a web development or UX design course. It's not the first time that a fast-food chain is offering to educate its employees: last year Starbucks partnered with Arizona State University to help workers finish their bachelor's degree online.

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