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    :: Monday, December 10, 2007 ::

    Class opens door to trade careers - By Barbara Rose, chicagotribune.com
    Linda Hannah found her perfect job in an unlikely place.

    She's a labor recruiter for the construction trades, a male-dominated industry not known for reaching out to blacks.

    At 5 feet, 2 inches, she is hardly an imposing figure. But put her in a boardroom, a classroom, or one-on-one with someone who needs mentoring and her wisdom shines.
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