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The Best Jobs for People with Disabilities

Forbes Nov. 4, 2014

A sampling of some of the best jobs that people with disabilities are likely to get and perform with relative ease. These jobs also pay well and the outlook for growth is high, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read article and see slideshow

Federal Government Enhances Job Opportunities for People with Disabilities

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act Strengthens Commitment to Person-Centered Planning

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) was signed into law by President Barack Obama on July 22, 2014. "Every person deserves opportunities to gain skills training and to fulfill their potential.
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Social Security now has a mobile site

Connect via your smart phone to SS for online statements, online services, office locater and connect to them on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube. Go to SS site

Work Advice: A worker on disability considers returning to Cubicle Land

How to attempt a move back to cubicle land, without risking it all.
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Using Your Resume to Rock the Interview

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A resume is a springboard for you to give details about your skills, experience and the unique perspectives you bring to the table. To help you put your best foot forward, here's a sample resume and responses to three typical interview questions. Read more

 

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Using Employee Resource Groups

Using their perspective to deliver solutions beneficial to the company's bottom line, the efforts of ERGs for People with Disabilities have paid large dividends for a number of major U.S. companies. Read more

Free webinar series offers skill building opportunities for businesses

The Essential Workplace Skills Webinar Series offers proven techniques to help HR staff acquire and maintain employment of people with disabilities. Learn more

How Companies Recruit People with Disabilities

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There are abundant ways in which companies can show genuine resourcefulness in employing more people with disabilities. Read more

Interactive Tool Aims To Challenge Disability Employment Skeptics

In an effort to combat employer misconceptions, a new online tool is offering an estimate of the costs - and financial benefits - involved in hiring people with disabilities. Read more

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The Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act Strengthens Commitment to Person-Centered Planning

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) was signed into law by President Barack Obama on July 22, 2014. "Members of Congress took a significant step forward in modernizing the workforce development system."
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Best Jobs for the Disabled

Healthcare's growing importance in the American economy has particular impact for job seekers with disabilities. Organizations specializing in job placement for the disabled find that healthcare employers offer unrivaled access to careers at a better rate than for any other industry in the nation. For an overview of the best jobs for candidates with disabilities, read more.

Assistant Labor Secretary Kathy Martinez on how disabled former workers can find employment again

Anyone with a disability who is considering returning to work or anyone working for a disability service agency: read it, make a copy of it, and save it as a great resource.

 

 

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Youth Transition Toolkit

Youth Transition ToolkitAll of the resources that young people with disabilities need to make good decisions as they transition into adulthood are in this guide. Visit website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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