March 14 AbilityLinks Webinar, 10:00-11:00 A.M. (CST)
Attendees will learn the difference between accessible technology and assistive technology; learn about the challenges of technology compatibility and interoperability; become aware of specific examples of accommodations and technologies for employees with disabilities; and building and maintaining an accessible work environment for all. Read more.
Online job search is an important tool but should be approached with caution. Read these important tips:• Jobs ARE NOT offered during online interviews, by email, text, chat or instant message services like Google Hangout, Yahoo Messenger, etc. Read more.• Scammers use personal email accounts like @yahoo.com, @gmail.com ... Email from a real business ENDS with the company name like @starbucks.com, @walmart.com ...• Promised money, a check, a job or something valuable and asked for personal/financial information. NEVER give bank account, credit card, personal information, deposit a check or send money to anyone you don't know and trust.• If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is not true. More Tips for Avoiding Job Scams.
OfficeDEPOT OfficeMax, Warehouse Associates, Itasca & Carol Stream, ILBMO, Trust Operation Specialist, Milwaukee or Green Bay WisconsinBrookfield Zoo, Brookfield, IL Membership Representative—Data Entry/Call Center Specialist, Brookfield, ILGC Services, Account Representative/Customer Service Representative,Customer Service Representative, Lansing, MI The Chicago Lighthouse, Call Center, Customer Care Representative, Chicago, IL
By Bill O'ConnorMany of AbilityLinks' candidates have a background in English and creative writing. Alyx Koch also has a strong background in social media, editing and marketing writing, as well as intangibles that make her a featured candidate for us. Read more.
By Morgan AmosSearching for employment is a job within itself, but hard work does pay off. Hopefully, my story can encourage individuals with and without disabilities to continue with whatever their goals are, and know that opportunities are out there waiting for us! Read more.
Last month I spoke to a member of the Marriott Foundation's Bridges to Work. Orlando Herrera was a great candidate to meet and learn more about. I asked him some questions about Bridges to Work, A+ certification and telling us about his passion for information technology. Read more.
Featured Job Seeker - Alyx KochBy Bill O'Connor, February 8, 2017Hard Work Pays OffBy Morgan Amos, January 19, 2017Featured Job Seeker - Orlando HerreraBy Bill O'Connor, December 12, 2016
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