Meet Borja, a Graduate from Generation Spain

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Meet Borja, a Graduate from Generation Spain

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Friday, January 13, 2017 - 9:30am

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Borja is a 28 year-old male, with a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science and a Master’s degree in Ecology.

After university, Borja alternated volunteering with an NGO in Costa Rica and part-time tutoring for middle and high school students in Madrid. Through these experiences, he discovered his passion for teaching and enrolled to earn a second Master’s degree in Education. He continued looking for full-time teaching jobs without success. Before applying to Generation Spain, Borja had been unemployed for a year.

After graduating from Generation’s Digital Marketing course, Borja found a full-time job with a business specializing in elearning. In this role, he is able to combine digital marketing skills he learned through Generation with his passion for education and talent for content creation. Borja now has a secure job and a steady salary, and has been able to move out from his parent’s home and start a new life with his fiancée.

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