Gerald Chertavian Biography | Inspirational Quotations | Quotes

Gerald Chertavian
Tags: 
Gerald Chertavian

Gerald Chertavian is one of the successful entrepreneurs in USA and proved himself not only an academic aficionado but churned out brilliant positive results at the place of his work. Gerald Chertavian never wanted his entrepreneurial skills should be his exclusive possession and yearned that low-income young students too should be given the taste of corporate success.

Vision of Gerald Chertavian:

He is a visionary with a lofty ideal that underprivileged young adults should be exposed to equal chance of learning to become victorious business persons. Gerald Chertavian began in 2000, a one-year intensive educational and training course, called Year-up, for young adults between the age range of 18-24 years, under the category of low-income group covering a wide scope of ethnic groups African Americans, Hispanics, pupils of other underprivileged classes. Annually, a batch of 2100 budding entrepreneurs emerges out of his Year-up. In this programme, students get training to acquire the relevant skills during the first six months and they would receive internship at more than top 250 companies. Students would have to choose from the five options of different streams: Financial Operations, Information Technology, Business Operations, Software Development, Sales and Customer Support. On completion of course, candidates would be ready to take up job responsibilities from the day one, since the curriculum is tailor-made to suit the requirements of companies, as anticipated by them.

In addition to being the founder of the non-profit organisation Year-up Inc., Gerald Chertavian serves as its Chief Executive Officer. At the onset of his career, Gerald worked as an officer in Chemical Banking Corporation and later became the head of marketing at Transnational Financial Services, London. In 1993, he co-founded the Conduit Communications. He ensured specifically that its revenues catapulted to 20 million dollars on his persistent efforts. He did B.A. in Economics, Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude, from Bowdoin College and an M.B.A. with honours from Harvard Business School. Gerald Chertavian earned honorary Doctorates from the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology and Mount Ida College.

Mr.Chertavian’s serious hectic efforts were prominent in the Big Brother Mentoring Programme since 1985 and he was hailed as one of the New York’s outstanding Big Brothers in 1989. Gerald Chertavian received the Social Entrepreneurship Award for the year 2003 from the Manhattan Institute and also the Freedom House Archie R.Williams, Jr.Technology Award in 2005.

Gerald Chertavian continues to inspire budding aspirants for acquiring superior entrepreneurial skills, by setting an admirable example himself.

Inspirational Quotations From Gerald Chertavian:

  • “Mentors provide professional networks, outlets for frustration, college and career counseling, general life advice, and most importantly, an extra voice telling a student they are smart enough and capable enough to cross the stage at graduation and land their first paycheck from a career pathway job.”

  • “When we think about the workplace, people think about hard skills being dominant, but they're not. The employer realizes knowledge will shift quickly, and there's a half-life to knowledge in this world.”

  • “The ABC's are attitude, behavior and communication skills.”

  • “One can fall into the 'soft bigotry of low expectations.”

  • “You can learn what you want to learn through hard work. And a good employer will teach you what you want to learn as long as you show the right attitude and behaviors.”

Download The Mobile App: Highly Secured Electronic Diary

Gerald Chertavian

  • “The saying in business is that, 'You hire for skills and you fire for behavior.' And one would argue that in order to move up in career, to be promoted, to take on additional responsibility, in many ways that's linked more to the attitudes and behaviors that you carry rather than what you know technically about a given subject.”

  • “The millennial generation and a growing number of employees are looking for more than just a paycheck. If a nonprofit could make that easy for me, they are doing me a favor. It's not just a one-way value exchange; it is an internal morale building opportunity.”

  • “At Year Up, our students - low income 18-24 year olds - come to us having already faced substantial obstacles in life. They are not in search of a handout; what they want most of all is the ability to take ownership of their own futures.”

  • “One can fall into the 'soft bigotry of low expectations.”

  • “Years ago, as I was beginning my professional career on Wall Street, I volunteered as a Big Brother in New York City.”

  • “You have, unfortunately, a K-12 educational system where the requirements to graduate are not the requirements to be college and career-ready. So if you want young adults who are college and career-ready, our K-12 system right now does not have that as its standard.”

  • “Year Up for me is a year in which the young adults that we serve have an opportunity to move up in their lives and gain the access and opportunity they need to realize their potential.”

  • “The Opportunity Divide doesn't just keep our students disconnected from the mainstream economy; it prevents our businesses from growing.”

  • “Many of our students say, 'We wish we had a mentor in high school. We wish we had someone we could spend more time with, who paid more attention to us, who I could sit down with and talk to when I had a problem.' So relationships are critical.”

  • “Many training programs and often schools focus on just a skill or a kind of work competency. That's only half the equation.”

Gerald Chertavian

  • “I've never been afraid to make a polite ask to someone.”

  • “College today is an expensive option without a lot of economies of scale, right, when you go and live at a college. So you have a system that's increasing its cost base by probably five percent a year.”

  • “Businesses are no longer receiving the cost savings from outsourcing that they once did.”

  • “Our young immigrants have a lot to offer. They are motivated and hard-working, and in many cases have already contributed significantly to our society - by excelling in school, by volunteering in their communities, or by serving in the military.”

Gerald Chertavian

  • “When it comes to expanding opportunity, businesses and young adults are not the sources of the problem - they are a substantial part of the solution.”

  • “At Year Up, we have helped thousands of students rise from poverty into a professional career in a single year.”

  • “I was taught very early on how you treat people is actually what matters.”

  • “As we say at Year Up all the time, investing in our young people is not just a matter of economic justice. It's good business sense.”

Author: 
Unknown

Add new comment

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
3 + 2 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.

Recent Articles

Get Inspire

Inspire Tags

Best Overseas Education consultants in UAE (1)High Temperature Geophones Houston TX (3)Jack Ma (1)John Quincy Adams (1)esma approved ac manufacturer (1)Smoke Dampers (1)Geophone Suppliers Houston TX (4)Leonard Cohen (1)Harry Stack Sullivan (1)Aristotle (1)wedding photographer (2)Howard Schultz (1)Alex Morritt (1)Top 10 Indian CEO’s (1)Jean Paul Friedrich (1)IVF success (1)Julie Andrews (1)Yogi Berra (1)Douglas Adams (1)Aesop (1)Sean Swarner Everest Climber (1)Ryan International School (3)Website Development Company Houston (10)Successful woman (1)Kamal Hassan (1)Shannon L. Alder (1)James Whitcomb Riley (1)Led Flood Lights Houston TX (5)Health quotes (1)Madam Grace Pinto (1)Mother Theresa (1)Healthy lifestyle blog (1)Dalmia Group (1)UL Fire Damper (1)Thad Cochran (1)Innovation (1)Albert Einstein (1)neet mock test papers (1)James Heckman (1)Honesty Quotes (1)Safety (1)LED Panel Lights Houston TX (6)Vincent Nichols (1)Family Quotes (1)Abraham Lincoln (1)SEO services (1)commodity trading (1)Alexander Solshenitsen (1)trade show (1)Achievement (4)MLM business (1)Geophones Austin TX (2)Siri Hustvedt (1)ahu unit manufacturer (1)team management (1)Courage Quotes (1)Failure Management (1)B. F. Skinner (1)love tarot (1)Success quotations (1)Emotional Quotes (1)Failure Management quotes (1)Peter drucker (1)Humanity (1)Richard Branson (1)Mini Led Flood Light Houston TX (6)Winston S. Churchill (1)Experience Quotes (1)Do the work (1)benefits of IVF (1)Tom Peters (1)air conditioning ducting supplies (1)Lou Holtz (1)Analytical Testing Lab (3)Melody Beattie (1)Marathon (1)Angela Merkel (1)Sania Mirza (1)Hope Quotes (1)Henry Wheeler Shaw (1)Shiv Khera (1)Og Mandino (1)Music Quotes (1)King Solomon (1)Ferdinand Marcos (1)Business person (1)Kumar Mangalam Birla (1)Time management skills (1)Earl Wilson (1)Low Frequency geophones London England (3)Memorial Day (1)George Horace lorimer (1)Parents (1)Best astrologer in India (1)Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1)Vince Lombardi (1)Management quotes (1)Quotes on Truth (1)horizontal life line system (1)Richard Carlson (1)Team Building Quotes (1)Randy Pausch (1)Earl Nightingale (1)Toy Testing (1)Fitness Quotes (1)Oprah Winfrey (1)Amphibious building style (1)William Arthur Ward (1)Indian Film Actor (1)Julius Erving (1)LED Landscape Spot and Flood Lights Houston TX (6)spectro labs (2)Led Area Light Houston TX (7)Judy Blume (1)Swami Vivekananda (2)Farmer (1)Vapor Tight Led Houston TX (7)Top Led Light Manufacturers in USA (5)Daniel Goleman (1)Diet food recipes (1)Invention (1)Quotations On Memorial Day (1)Bill Clinton (1)Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1)Orison Swett Marden (1)Vibration Sensor Houston TX (4)wedding photography trends (1)Brain Tracy (1)Steve Jobs Quotes (1)Digital marketing (1)Criss Angel (1)Hilarie Burton (1)Quotes on Teenage (1)M.J.Ryan (1)Erykah Badu (1)results (1)Goal Setting Quotes (1)Wall Mount Led Lights Houston TX (7)Led Canopy Lights Houston TX (7)A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (1)IVF Specialist in Mumbai (11)Ryan Pinto (1)Peggy Fleming (1)Bearing Detector Austin TX (7)Hope quotations (1)Sanjay Dalmia (1)Quotes On Travel (1)Love Quotes (1)New Year's Quotations (1)Sundeep Kochar (1)Alexander Graham Bell (1)Hard work (3)Emma Thompson (1)AMRI Hospitals (1)Money (1)Patriotism (1)Aarohi Pandit (2)Patrick Henry Hughes (1)Religion Quotes (1)Tom Freston (1)neet mock test (1)Martin Luther King Jr (1)team work (1)Fire Damper (1)Behaviour (1)Sydney J. Harris (1)Vision Quotes (1)Leo Rosten (1)Vibration detectors Calgary Canada (7)Lee Atwater (1)H.Jackson Brown (1)Sudha Chandran (1)cantilever shelving systems (1)Hunter S. Thompson (1)Hard Work Quotes (1)Spiritual Leader (1)Paul J.Meyer (1)Poorna Malavath (1)Dalmia Family (1)Norman Douglas (1)Mary Kay Ash (1)Vincent Van Gogh (1)William Feather (1)Successful people (1)Narendra Modi (1)Jon Oringer (1)Seismic products Houston TX (4)Happiness quotes (1)Dr Gautam Allahbadia Mumbai (18)Self-Discipline Quotes (1)Karin Slaughter (1)Sports Inspiration (1)Robert De Niro (1)Curtis Carlson (1)Erma Bombeck (1)study in canada (1)study visa (1)New Year (1)Software Development Company in Houston (10)Mikaela Shiffrin (1)Games (1)Passion Quotes (1)SEO Company in Houston (9)Fathers day quotes (1)Wisdom Quotes (1)Software Development in Houston (11)Entrepreneur (1)Dalmia Health (1)Jeff Hawkins (1)Failure quotes (1)VIDEO (1)john dewey (1)assisted reproduction (2)Conrad burns (1)Self driving car in Bangalore (1)Friendship Quotes (1)best wedding studio in lucknow (1)MLM consultant (2)Poetry (1)exhibition (3)Punctuality skills (1)Women (1)W. C. Fields (1)Strength (1)Poem (1)High temperature geophones Calgary Canada (7)Houston Software Development Company (11)Mary Anne Radmacher (1)Suzy Kassem (1)Quotations on Stregnth (1)Lou Rawls (1)Jobs (1)Dr Goral Gandhi (1)Success (10)Anita Roddick (1)Dr T.P.Chia (1)Micky Ward (1)Quotations on Valentine Day (1)SEO Expert HoustonTX (7)Epictetus (1)water testing lab (2)Calvin Coolidge (1)Mother Quotes (1)Alan Greenspan (1)Learning Quotes (1)air conditioning companies in dubai (1)investment (1)Low Frequency Geophones Dallas TX (6)Ludwig van Beethoven (1)Building (1)Benjamin Disraeli (1)chain block manufacturer (2)Bill Gates (1)Marriage Quotes (1)Vibration Detector Houston TX (5)Harvey Mackay (1)Vibration Detector Dallas TX (6)James Altucher (1)neet practice papers (1)Hydrophone and Dual Sensors Dallas TX (5)High Temperature Geophones Dallas TX (2)Creativity (3)Jamie Oliver (1)Real estate (1)Freddie Highmore (1)water testing (2)Monique Murphy (1)Henry Ford (1)education quotes (1)Walt Disney (1)Amit Kalantri (1)Attitude Quotes (1)lifting equipments manufacturers (2)Time management (2)Geophone Suppliers Dallas TX (1)William Butler Yeats (1)Groucho Marx (1)Bertrand Russell (1)stall designing (1)Andrew Carnegie (1)John Dryden (1)Paul Mellon (1)Vibration detectors Ontario Canada (4)C.G. Jung (1)Inventors (1)Fly Solo (2)Vibration detectors London England (1)democritus (1)Ecommerce Development Houston (1)Punctuality (1)Immigration Quotes (1)inspiring (1)Nature Quotes (1)Low Frequency geophones Quebec Canada (4)Nick Vujicic (1)Liz Murray (1)Teachers’ Day Quotes (1)Communication Quotes (1)hvac companies in dubai (1)Custom Software Development Houston (9)Yuval Noah Harari (1)Commitment quotes (1)Ernest Hemingway (1)Peace Quotes (1)Inventors killed (1)Dr Goral Gandhi Mumbai (1)Travis Bradberry (1)Health (3)Led Light Fixtures Houston TX (4)George Bernard Shaw (1)testing lab in delhi (2)Bearing Detector Dallas TX (2)Led Wall Pack Light Houston TX (7)Embryologist (1)Better building construction (1)Mahatma Gandhi Quotes (1)Larry Bird (1)Quotations on Romance (1)condensing unit (1)Atlantic Ocean (2)Nelson Mandela (1)Scientists (1)Appreciation Quotations (1)SEO Company (1)NRI Privilege Health Card (1)Gautama Buddha (1)Conrad Hilton (1)Mark Twain (1)William Makepeace Tahckeray (1)Tommy Lasorda (1)Quotes on Sympathy (1)Anthong Foxx (1)Voltaire (1)Positive Thinking Quotes (1)Valentine Day (1)Maya Angelou (1)Jessica cox (1)Thomas Carlyle (1)Margaret Heffernan (1)Inspirational story (1)Andrew Shue (1)Orson Scott Card (1)Amy Schumer (1)High temperature geophones Quebec Canada (1)Web Development Company Houston (11)Daniel H.Pink (1)Steve Jobs (1)Legal Quotes (1)storage solutions dubai (1)Wilfred Peterson (1)Dave Ramsey (1)Floyd Mayweather Jr. (1)Celebrity astrologer in india (1)Sports Quotes (1)Miguel de Cervantes (1)Ronald Ross (1)Led Corn Bulb Manufacturers Houston TX (7)Robert Breault (1)Laurence J. Peter (1)Thomas Edison (1)Darell Hammond (1)neet questions chapter wise (1)Security Velocity Sensors Dallas TX (7)Funny Quotes (1)Pallam Raju (1)earth-quake resistant (1)Satchel Paige (1)Brene Brown (1)gate barrier dubai (1)Self Driving Car (1)Low Frequency Geophones Houston TX (3)Brian Acton (1)dream quotes (1)wedding photography (1)visa (1)Marya Mannes (1)Scilla Elworthy (1)safety equipment suppliers in uae (1)Michelle Obama (1)Change Quotes (1)John F. Kennedy (1)Mahatma Gandhi (1)Vibration Sensor Dallas TX (7)Service (1)best wedding photographer (1)Gerald Chertavian (1)Quotations on money (1)Albert Schweitzer (1)education (5)Eric Ripert (1)free online tarot card reading (1)water testing lab in delhi (2)PPC (1)Inspire (2)Healthcare (5)Commercial LED Outdoor Lighting Houston TX (7)Dr Gautam Allahbadia (18)Gilbert K. Chesterton (1)Rudyard Kipling (1)Hermann Hesse (1)Security Velocity Sensors Houston TX (4)air conditioning company in dubai (1)Life Quotes (1)Stephen Covey (1)hospitals in Eastern India (1)Conan O Brien (1)Mark Pocan (1)Clare Boothe Luce (1)Knowledge Quotes (1)David Levithan (1)Integrity Quotes (1)Sympathy (1)Laws of life (1)inspirational quotes (1)Julia Gillard (1)cantilever racking supplier (1)Truth (1)Tony Robbins (1)neet online mock test (1)Lucius Annaeus Seneca (1)Leadership (1)plato (1)Miracle Man (1)Relationship quotes (1)Healthy and fitness blogs (2)Endometriosis (1)Intelligence Quotes (1)Kofi Annan (1)Henry J. Kaiser (1)chain block suppliers in uae (1)Matt Cartwright (1)creative (1)canada Universities (1)Robert Collier (1)concrete building (1)Damian Woetzel (1)wire rope manufacturer (2)Helen Keller (1)James Humes (1)Yehuda Berg (1)M.Scott Peck (1)Software Companies in Houston (7)ccess doors manufacturer (1)Robert Gately (1)Virginia Postrel (1)Louis Pasteur (1)Charles Lamb (1)Young Jeezy (1)Mireille Guiliano (1)Joe Morgan (1)Adam Grant (1)Harriet Beecher Stowe (1)Rick Pitino (1)Rick Steves (1)Jane Addams (1)J.K. Rowling (1)Humor Quotes (1)Quotes (1)Vera Nazarian (1)Jim Rohn (1)Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1)Drake (1)Steven Wright (1)Shari Arison (1)Rabindranath Tagore (1)William Morris (1)Brian Greene (1)Persistence Quotes (1)Paul Watson (1)ICSI (1)tarot card reading (1)Dusk to Dawn Led Light Bulb Houston TX (7)No idling (1)Spirituality Quotes (1)hygiene unit (1)Vibration Sensor Austin TX (7)Hydrophone and Dual Sensors Houston TX (4)C.S. Lewis (1)Sophie Swetchine (1)Naveen Jain (1)Leo Buscaglia (1)Charles Dickens (1)Software Development Company Houston (11)Marathon Racer (1)Parents day Quotes (1)Mark Frauenfelder (1)Jean Chatzky (1)D.H. Lawrence (1)Alibaba Founder (1)Isak Dinesen (1)chapter wise questions for neet (1)design (2)assisted hatching (1)high speed doors uae (1)Share Market (1)Most Inspirational Quotes (1)Machine Balancing Geophones Austin TX (1)Vibration Detector Austin TX (7)Great Quotes (1)Romance (1)Marc Benioff (1)Marcus Tullius Cicero (1)John D. Rockefeller (1)AMRI Hospitals Bhubaneswar (1)Do it (3)wedding photographer in lucknow (2)Seismometer London England (4)Dalai Lama (1)neet question bank (1)Geophones Houston TX (4)Low Frequency geophones Ontario Canada (1)Joseph Addison (1)Chance Quotes (1)Never Give Up Quotes (1)John Powell (1)Glenn Greenwald (1)Benjamin Franklin (1)Steven Pressfield (1)High Temperature Geophones Ontario Canada (4)encouragement quotes (1)Women Quotes (1)Madonna Ciccone (1)Nobel Prizes (1)canada education (2)Angela Ruggiero (1)Christiane Northrup (1)Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1)Arthur C. Clarke (1)Quotations on Patriotism (1)Andre Gide (1)Rod Blagojevich (1)Abdul Kalam Quotations (1)Marvin Bower (1)James Cash Penney (1)Bearing Detector Houston TX (6)Marty Rubin (1)chain sling manufacturer (2)IVF (8)Jacob A. Riis (1)Faith quotes (1)Stephen King (1)Hope (1)kolkata hospitals (1)Bernard Baruch (1)Motivational Quotes (4)abroad education consultants (5)Bobby Scott (1)Construction (1)Running (2)Shaun White (1)Oscar Wilde (1)Leadership Quotes (1)C. JoyBell C Biography (1)Oliver Sacks (1)God Quotes (1)Apple CEO (1)Soft skills (1)Studying Abroad (3)Machine Balancing Geophones Dallas TX (6)Best Led Light Bulbs Houston TX (4)Ecommerce Web Development Houston (3)online mock test for neet (1)Business quotes (1)stall (1)tarot for career (1)UL Classified fire damper (1)Salman F Rahman (1)neet question papers with answers (1)Team Management Quotes (1)Jacky Ickx (1)Team work quotes (1)Vibration detectors Quebec Canada (8)Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav (1)wedding photography in lucknow (1)SEO Expert Houston TX (2)study mbbs abroad (2)medical emergency (1)Low Frequency geophones Calgary Canada (7)Ocean Bottom Seismic Houston TX (4)Bangladesh (1)Barack Obama (1)Machine Balancing Geophones Houston TX (4)access door supplier (1)Tracy Morgan (1)Dale Carnegie (1)Indian Successful CEOs (1)Never give up (2)Inspiration (3)Geophones Dallas TX (1)Positive Thinking (1)