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  1. Learning the ABCs of Career Progress

    Aug 14, 2018

    Employees at a cafeThe ABCs of career development can help you reach your ultimate career goals by helping you identify your interests, focus on gaining valuable experience, and learn about positions that may help grow your career.

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    Categories: Find A Job
  2. 9 Tips to Help You Succeed at a Career Fair

    Aug 6, 2018

    People conversing in a meetingAre you planning on attending a career fair this month? Follow our 9 tips to leave a strong impression with recruiters, make the most of your time at the event and advance your job search.

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    Categories: Find A Job
  3. Attend a Career Fair in August

    Jul 31, 2018

    Image of a woman at a desk working on a laptopAttending a career fair can help you connect with potential employers and learn more about job openings available in your area. Attend one of these career fairs scheduled for August.    

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    Categories: Events, Find A Job
  4. The EEOC and Discrimination

    Jul 26, 2018

    Headshot of Chai FeldblumCommissioner Chai Feldblum of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) shares information about identifying discrimination and what you can do if you think an employer is discriminating against you based on your disability.

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    Categories: Government Programs
  5. How To Request Accommodations

    Jul 19, 2018

    Image of Jan LogoIf you're considering requesting accommodations for the workplace, follow these steps that the Job Accommodation Network (JAN) recommends to help you through the process.  

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  6. Talking about Disability Disclosure

    Jul 16, 2018

    Compilation of 6 icons representing different disabilitiesThe Job Accommodation Network (JAN) discusses three reasons why people with disabilities may decide to disclose their disability to their employers. Plus, find out how JAN can help you through the process.

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  7. Make the Most of Your Summer

    Jul 12, 2018

    Image of a woman reading on the grassSummer may be a time for relaxing, but it also offers opportunities to think about, research and plan for your career development. Check out ways you can start advancing your career this summer.

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  8. Update! Social Security's Online Wage Reporting Service

    Jul 9, 2018

    Manage your benefits with my Social SecurityStarting in June 2018, people who receive SSI can report their wages using the tool available through my Social Security accounts. Learn more about this feature and other ways to report your work and earnings to Social Security.

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  9. Attend a Career Fair in July

    Jul 2, 2018

    Image of a woman at a desk working on a laptopAttending a career fair can help you connect with potential employers and learn more about job openings available in your area. Attend one of these career fairs scheduled for July to advance your job search this summer!

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    Categories: Events, Find A Job
  10. Job Searching with a Mental Health Condition

    Jun 28, 2018

    Graphic of a person standing and four hands handing their resumeIf you're looking for work and have a mental health condition, you may have questions about managing your health and finding a job that's right for you. Follow these tips from Mental Health America to help you on your job search.

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    Categories: Find A Job