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Career Assistance for People with Autism

Career Assistance for People with AutismMany people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) look forward to the satisfaction and independence that come with being employed. Unfortunately, the majority of people with ASD struggle to get hired. One reason is that employers aren’t educated about …Read here >>

Career Assistance for the Blind and Vision Impaired

Career Assistance for the Blind and Vision ImpairedDespite being highly capable, the blind and visually impaired are often overlooked by hiring managers and business owners. In 2011 Cornell University’s Employment and Disability Institute found that just under one-fourth of working-age Americans with …Read here >>

Career Assistance for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired

Simple Christmas CouponThough they possess many special skills and capabilities suited for major industries, the job hunt process can be challenging for the hearing impaired. One key reason is that they’re often asked to overcome easily avoidable obstacles, such as …Read here >>

Employment Enjoyment

Employment EnjoymentSo you hate your job. You have one of four options:
  • You could quit – not always an option, unless you have a better gig lined up or a trust fund.
  • You can stay and speak up. Search for new and better ways to get through the daily grind while letting your boss know exactly what you’re up to.
  • … and more!
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Resume Lies

Resume LiesIt’s your chance to get a foot in the door, dazzle potential employers, and just maybe land the job of your dreams. So is it any wonder you may be tempted to embellish your resume in hopes of appearing more qualified? If so, you’re not alone: 58% of hiring …Read here >>

The Productivity of Congress

The Productivity of CongressImagine hiring hundreds of new employees for tasks such as drafting policies for a large organization, working together on considering and revising these proposals, and ultimately coming to agreements on which rules and regulations should be enacted …Read here >>

The Truth About Office Germs

The Truth About Office GermsDuring any given workday, you and your co-workers touch numerous surfaces – when you open a door, pour a cup of coffee, and press buttons on the copier. Although none of these acts would make you think twice, here’s something that might: Some surfaces …Read here >>

The United States of Financial Waste

The United States of Financial WasteDinners out. Unwatched cable packages. Armloads of expired food. Even the most frugal Americans have a tendency to squander hard-earned cash on unnecessary expenses. We asked 2,000 people across the country to share their two cents about the various …Read here >>