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Lawrence Lanahan

Lawrence Lanahan is the author of ‘The Lines Between Us: Two Families and a Quest to Cross Baltimore’s Racial Divide.”

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What if we hired for skills, not degrees?

The last decade has seen widespread ‘degree inflation.’ But a growing movement of employers, workers and training groups offers a rebuke to a culture that exalts a bachelor’s as the gold standard for upward mobility