• Southwest Bank and DoubleTree by Hilton are Midland Alternative Program's Partners In Education.

     
    Southwest Bank located at 1301A W. Wall joined MAP as their Partner In Education in 2014.  Angela Joiner, Branch Manager   conducts Career Day sessions each year.  During her sessions with MAP students she focuses:
     
    What an employer looks for when hiring
    How to complete a job application
    How to sell yourself when competing for a position
    Tips for professional Body Language
    Proper Verbal Language Skills
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton located on Wall Street joined MAP as their Partner In Education in April 2010.  Keith Diahl and Aileen Manuel developed the HEROES program. Helen Futrell is the DoubleTree by Hilton Coordinator for this mentoring program.  Hotel staff meet with MAP's DDAEP students twice a month to engage in dialogue that shows students real-life situations that result in good and bad decision making. These "talks" focus on the mentors' personal life stories which include their challenges and successes. Also the students are informed about:
      
    What kind of job positions are available at the Hilton
    What an employer looks for when hiring
    How to complete a job application
    How to sell yourself when competing for a position