The Choose Work Blog is an open forum on the Ticket to Work program and issues related to disability employment.

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  1. Update: Wage Reporting for People who Receive SSDI

    Jan 11, 2018

    Manage your benefits with my Social SecuritySocial Security recently released a new tool for reporting wages for people who receive SSDI benefits. Learn more about this tool, which is available with a my Social Security account.

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  2. Make Your Resolutions Work with Ticket to Work

    Jan 8, 2018

    Image of a list with checkmarks and a pencilThe start of a new year is a great time to set new goals for yourself. If you're considering finding work in 2018, Social Security's Ticket to Work program may offer the supports and services you need to find a job and transition to the workplace. Get started on your goals with our checklist!

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    Categories: Find A Job
  3. Kick off 2018 with a Career Fair

    Jan 4, 2018

    Image of a woman at a desk working on a laptopThroughout November, career fairs will take place nationwide, giving you the opportunity to connect with employers and learn about different career opportunities and learn more about an industry. Head to a career fair this month and meet with recruiters to advance your job search this month!

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    Categories: Events, Find A Job
  4. The Best of 2017

    Dec 28, 2017

    Ben Holding Up a Sign About Top 2017 Blog PostsWith the end of 2017 just around the corner, we're looking back at some of the best blog posts of this year. Revisit these posts or check them out for the first time to learn about employment topics to help you on the path to financial independence.

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  5. Look Your Best: How to Dress For a Job Interview

    Dec 21, 2017

    Image of well dressed man and womanAs you start scheduling interviews, you may wonder what clothing works best to impress your interviewer. Or maybe you're looking for help finding appropriate interview attire. We're sharing tips and resources to help you look and feel your best during your next job interview.

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    Categories: Find A Job
  6. 2017 Journeys To Success

    Dec 18, 2017

    Image of Amy, Peter, Jesus and SandyTake a look back at the Ticket to Work success stories of 2017 and learn more about the individuals who found the support they needed on the path to financial independence. Discover the services, Work Incentives and resources that helped them succeed.

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  7. You Asked, We Answer! Achieving Your Self-Employment Goals

    Dec 11, 2017

    This is an image of Ben holding balloons while walking into a grand opening buildingDid you miss the November WISE webinar? The New England Business Associates (NEBA) joined us to share information and resources for self-employment. Check out the answers to top questions we received during the webinar to help you get started on your self-employment goals.

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  8. What's New In 2018?

    Dec 7, 2017

    Image of Ben thinking about 2018As 2017 comes to an end, we’re looking ahead to 2018 and the changes that Social Security has made to Cost-of Living Adjustment (COLA)  and the Red Book. Find out how these updates may affect your work goals in the new year.

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    Categories: Government Programs
  9. Prepare for the New Year with a December Career Fair

    Dec 4, 2017

    "Find Job" written on keyboard keyThroughout November, career fairs will take place nationwide, giving you the opportunity to connect with employers and learn about different career opportunities and learn more about an industry. Head to a career fair this month and meet with recruiters to advance your job search this month!

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    Categories: Events, Find A Job
  10. Tips for Networking

    Nov 30, 2017

    Team of people smiling at cameraAs you look for work, networking may help you find job leads, learn more about an industry and get advice for applying and interviewing for different jobs. Check out our tips to help you build and maintain strong professional relationships during your job search.

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    Categories: Find A Job