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Job and Employment Links for the Week of June 2

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of June 2 are available.Read More ›

Advanced Technology Training And Information Networking (ATTAIN) 2014 Summer Institute

Advanced Technology Training And Information Networking (ATTAIN) 2014 Summer Institute offers Free Microsoft Word 2010, Excel 2010 and PowerPoint 2010 Certificate training.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of May 26

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of May 26 are available.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of May 19

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of May 19 are available.Read More ›

Shelly Saves the Future: A Story of Career Development - An Informational Comic

The Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) and its research partners have found that Individualized Learning Plans (ILPs)  positively impact all youth's self-determination, leadership abilities, and awareness of career opportunities.  In this info-comic, high school senior Shelly learns how to take charge of her future by using an ILP.

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Fostering a Culture of Inclusion

On May 7, 2014, Kathy Martinez, Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy, posted a blog, Fostering a Culture of Inclusion, which focuses on helping federal contractors create an inclusive work environment for people with disabilities.Read More ›

NYS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Incentive Program

The NYS STEM Incentive Program provides a full SUNY or CUNY tuition scholarship for the top 10 percent of students in each New York State high school if they pursue a STEM degree in an associates or bachelor degree program and agree to work in a STEM field in New York State for 5 years after graduation.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of May 12

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of May 12 are available.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of May 5

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of May 5 are available.Read More ›

Disability Employment: It Starts With You

A recent Special Olympics survey, National Snapshot of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in the Labor Force, reveals that only 44% of adults with intellectual disabilities are in the labor force.Read More ›

Digital Railroad Materials, Part 1

The New York Public Library offers a tremendous amount of material in e-format. We have been purchasing e-books for years including e-text, e-audio, e-music, and e-video. E-books include both fiction and non-fiction. Among the latter is Christian Wolmar's The Great Railroad Revolution.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of April 28

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of April 28 are available.Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of April 21

Please note this blog post will be revised when more recruitment events for the week of April 21 are available.Read More ›

When Experience Pays: Paid vs. Unpaid Internships

"Can I get paid for my internship?" is a common question often asked by new college graduates. Laura Fortman, the principal deputy administrator for the Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor, will help you understand when internship programs must pay interns not just in terms of experience, but in cold, hard cash. The Fair Labor Standards Act, as interpreted by the Supreme Court, provides criteria for what is and is not legal regarding payment for internships.Read More ›

Celebrating Women with Disabilities: An Interview with Kathleen Martinez

Women have always faced discrimination compared to their male counterparts and that extends to employment which is especially challenging to women with disabilities. However, there have been some positive changes. In this blog post U.S. Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy, Kathleen Martinez, gives you career guidance and encouragement. Please join Kathleen Martinez to celebrate women with disabilities. Read More ›

Job and Employment Links for the Week of April 14

Free Job Fair - Council Woman Vanessa Gibson & Martin Luther King Jr. Resource Center invites you to their Free Job Fair on Thursday, April 17. On-Site Recruitment: School Safety Officer, Traffic Enforcement and Police Officer - The NYS Department of Labor and the NYC Police Department will present an On-Site Recruitment Information Session on Friday, April 18.

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On-Site Recruitment: Access-a-Ride Drivers

The New York State Department of Labor and GVC II will present an On-Site Recruitment for Access-a-Ride Drivers on Friday, April 11.Read More ›

Employing Individuals with Autism: Information and Customized Employment Ideas April 10

Autism Speaks and Job Path will present Employing Individuals with Autism: Information and Customized Employment Ideas on Thursday, April 10, 2014, 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), 188 Madison Avenue and 34th Street, Conference Room 018.Read More ›

On-Site Recruitment: Home Health Aides in April

The New York State Department of Labor and The Avondale Care Group, LLC and New Partners Inc. will present On-Site Recruitments for Home Health Aides in the following locations.Read More ›

Bronx Educational Opportunity Center Job Fair April 9

The Bronx Educational Opportunity Center will present a Job Fair on Wednesday, April 9.Read More ›
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