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Work-Based Learning Helps Employers Connect with Students

Michelle Gunn of Maxwell Septic Pumping works with Vol State student, Whitney Quarles, in the Gallatin office.

The current job market is tough for employers. Hiring is a top priority for most businesses. Maxwell Septic Pumping in Gallatin wanted to expand their office staff. They heard about the Work-Based Learning program at Volunteer State Community College. Now, Business student, Whitney Quarles of Hendersonville, is learning marketing from the ground up with an internship.