Progress: No one else will 'do'
By Ruth Nerhaugen, contributor
Tracy Lane didn’t expect that a simple cost-saving action would lead her to a career that she finds satisfying in every way.
“I wanted to learn how to cut hair so I didn’t have to pay to have my kids’ hair cut,” she explained.
A Pittsburgh, Pa., native who had moved to Minnesota to be near her sister, Lane signed up for cosmetology classes at Northeast Technical College in St. Paul, now known as Century College.