strive san jose

Opinion Editorial in the SV Biz Journal: Why SJ Works helps secure Silicon Valley's future

Read an Opinion Editorial from the Silicon Valley Business Journal featuring our President & CEO, Matt Mahood, and San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo on the significance of the San Jose Works program.

SVO's Strive San Jose Partners with City of San Jose, NextFlex, for National Manufacturing Week

During the week of October 1-5, more than 600 East Side Union HS District Students will tour advanced manufacturing companies across the city, getting exposure to cutting-edge technology and learning about career opportunities in engineering, manufacturing, and design.

An SVO Intern's Story: The First 63 Hours and 39 Minutes of my Professional Work Experience

What is an internship to me now? It’s a milestone, an opportunity, a chance to create stepping stones out of tumbling rocks, my first work experience, because nothing says internship like spending the whole summer building professional connections, picking up on new skills from the industry, and becoming a more resourceful person than I was yesterday.