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From the monthly archives: September, 2013

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'September, 2013'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

Hiring Veterans is Critical to the Betterment of Corporate America as well as Our Society

Hiring Veterans is Critical to the Betterment of Corporate America as well as Our Society

As America is coming out of the two longest wars in its history the government is working to bring down the unemployment rates of veterans. Agencies are working to ensure employers are adhering to proper regulations related to the recruitment and hiring of veterans along with other groups. Veterans Service Organizations have grown tenfold as well yet unemployment remains high for those who have served.

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How to Thrive in a Temporary Employment Job Market

How to Thrive in a Temporary Employment Job Market

For almost a year now, I've been in denial. I've been quietly and privately lamenting the trend toward temporary and contract employment in today's job market - and imagining all the negatives it poses for jobseekers, especially those of us with disabilities.

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New Regulations for Section 503 and VEVRAA Demystified

New Regulations for Section 503 and VEVRAA Demystified

The wait is finally over! After months of speculation, OFCCP has officially released the final ruling on the new regulations for Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA).

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The Community College Trend

The Community College Trend

Greater credit is now being given to the value of the nation's community colleges, as more and more attention is drawn not only to the opportunities available at a more affordable cost, but also to the economic need for more skilled workers who are qualified to fill a growing number of job openings.

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Your Goal is in Sight - Use Your Current Job to Gain Experience for Your Next One

Your Goal is in Sight - Use Your Current Job to Gain Experience for Your Next One

Setting career goals is an important step in having a successful career. When navigating the job market, you should have a direction in mind and an idea of what you need to accomplish in order to get there.

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