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  1. Discussing Your Strengths in a Job Interview

    Woman and man facing each other at table having coffeeWhen you're interviewing for a job, there's a strong chance that a recruiter or potential boss will ask you to talk about your strengths. It's an easy question to answer, but a perfect response can take some practice. In this blog we provide ways to approach this and any other behavioral interview question with a few easy tips.

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  2. Employers are Hiring! Attend a Career Fair in September

    Help Wanted window 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
  3. Preparing for Work: Life Skills for Young Adults

    Girl smilingTransitioning from school to the workforce requires a variety of skills, not only those necessary for your job, but in your daily life as well. These life skills come from a variety of places and help you become a sufficient, independent adult. Learn about the resources available to you to help you achieve your dreams of independent living.

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  4. What is Social Security's Ticket to Work Program?

    Laptop with TTW logoWhat is Social Security's Ticket to Work (Ticket) Program? You asked, we answered. If you are age 18 through 64, receive Social Security disability benefits (SSDI/SSI) and want to work, the Ticket Program can help you reach your employment goals! Learn how to get started.

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  5. What Is One of Your Weaknesses?

    Two women meetingDuring a job interview you'll do a lot of talking about yourself. Discussing your weaknesses with a recruiter or potential boss during a job interview might make you uncomfortable. Don't worry! With a little preparation, you can master the art of talking about your weaknesses in ways that show you're the right candidate for the job.

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    Categories: Ticket to Work
  6. Employers are Hiring! Attend a Career Fair in August

    Help Wanted window 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
  7. Someone in Your Corner: Accessing Continued Support on Your Path to Work

    Woman having a virtual meetingFor many with mental illness, finding a job is not easy and can take more than one attempt to find the right fit. Finding and maintaining employment can feel like a lonely and complicated journey, but you don't have to do it alone. Learn how reasonable accommodations and the ADA can support individuals with mental health conditions in the workplace.

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  8. Employment Supports for People with Invisible Disabilities

    Women at table talkingFor many with mental illness, finding a job is not easy and can take more than one attempt to find the right fit. Finding and maintaining employment can feel like a lonely and complicated journey, but you don't have to do it alone. Learn how reasonable accommodations and the ADA can support individuals with mental health conditions in the workplace.

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  9. Social Wellness Month: Building Support on Your Path to Work

    Man and woman laughingFinding and maintaining employment can feel like a lonely journey, but you don't have to do it alone. Having a social network that supports you through each new chapter in life can make a positive difference in your progress. Learn more about social wellness for building support on your path to employment.

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  10. Employers are Hiring! Attend a Career Fair in July

    Help Wanted window 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
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