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  1. Attend a Virtual Career Fair and Discover Additional Resources

    Now Hiring signVirtual job fairs give you the chance to engage with potential employers and learn about job openings from the comfort of your own home. This month we're exploring some additional online tools you can use to advance your job search. Jumpstart your career and make progress toward reaching your work goals by attending a virtual career fair.

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    Categories: Find A Job
  2. Finding Help on Your Path to Work

    Man and woman at laptopWork is a pathway to discovering your talent, making new friends and becoming financially independent. Have you been away from work because of a disability? Social Security's Ticket to Work (Ticket) program can help. Ticket program service providers are ready to support you on your journey to financial independence and offer free resources to help you succeed in the workplace.

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  3. #ADAat30: How the Americans with Disabilities Act Protects People with Mental Illness

    ADA at 30 logoApproximately 1 in 3 Social Security disability beneficiaries has a mental illness. For many coping with a mental illness, finding a job is not easy. We're celebrating 30 years since the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). Today, we answer the question: How are people with mental illness protected against discrimination in the workplace?

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  4. Ticket to Work: 20 Years of Helping People with Disabilities Find Their Place in America’s Workforce

    Poster of Ben for the 20th Anniversary of the Ticket to Work programFor 20 years, the Ticket to Work (Ticket) program has helped people with disabilities move toward financial independence by connecting them with the services and support they need to succeed in the workforce. Today, the Ticket program continues to provide free support and employment services to eligible people with disabilities.

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  5. Attend a Virtual Career Fair and Discover Additional Resources

    Now Hiring signVirtual job fairs give you the chance to engage with potential employers and learn about job openings from the comfort of your own home. This month we're exploring some additional online tools you can use to advance your job search. Jumpstart your career and make progress toward reaching your work goals by attending a virtual career fair.

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    Categories: Find A Job
  6. #ADAat30: The Americans with Disabilities Act and Working from Home

    Woman at table with laptop using a smartphoneHow does the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) apply to working from home? You may have questions about reasonable accommodations for work or your rights when it comes to working from home. This blog explains how the ADA protects people with disabilities who work from home or want to work remotely.

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  7. Ticket at 20: Spotlight on Rob

    Poster of RobRob, a former small business owner, started receiving Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) after receiving a diagnosis of renal failure. With help from the Ticket to Work program, Rob traded his SSDI benefit for a larger paycheck. "I love my job," he says. "The [Ticket] program helped me transition back to stability, and it feels great to have choices again."

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  8. Explore an Unprecedented Array of Work-At-Home Options Using Your Ticket to Work

    Man sitting at his laptopConsidering working from home? More and more employers are offering flexible work options and remote positions. Wondering which industries are hiring for remote positions? Have questions about requirements for working at home? Employment Options, a Ticket to Work Employment Network, shares tips to help you explore your options.

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  9. 4 Tips for Working from Home

    Open laptop with office plantsSome of you may have found yourselves working from home lately, and employment may start to look a little different in the future. As more and more of us work from home or consider careers that allow us that option, we have to learn to adapt to our changing environment. We're sharing 4 tips to help you succeed while working from home.

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  10. Attend a Virtual Career Fair and Discover Additional Resources

    Woman at laptopVirtual job fairs give you the chance to engage with potential employers and learn about job openings from the comfort of your own home. This month we're exploring some additional online tools you can use to advance your job search. Jumpstart your career and make progress toward reaching your work goals by attending a virtual career fair.

    Read more ...

    Categories: Find A Job
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