Formative Case Study on Long-Term Unemployment: Recent Research

Cover Piloting Platform to Employment® in San Francisco: Lessons from a Formative Case Study of a Program to Address Long-Term Unemployment

WestEd conducted a case study of Platform to Employment® (P2E), a program designed to address the crisis of long-term unemployment, helping job seekers update job search skills, develop new professional networks, build interviewing skills, and more.

This report includes:

  • An overview of the P2E model and how San Francisco was selected as a program pilot site
  • Findings regarding P2E program implementation in San Francisco and participants’ and employers’ perceptions of the program
  • A discussion of the findings and summary of lessons learned

Visit the Piloting Platform to Employment® in San Francisco: Lessons from a Formative Case Study of a Program to Address Long-Term Unemployment resource page to read lessons learned and download a copy.