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In his pursuit to find a career that doesn’t feel like work, Harry Quiñones dabbled in architecture and construction, even earning an NCCER certification as a student at Lakewood High School.

But he discovered his passion for business at Cuyahoga Community College and opened 787 Market & Café, a colorful bodega in Old Brooklyn brimming with Puerto Rican goods.

Harry’s story is a part of the From Here to Career video series, we hear from young people who have found a path to an in-demand career and their stories of how they got there. Each episode is uniquely told demonstrating the various ways to gain skill training toward employment or better employment.