Guide to Independent Living for People with Disabilities Now Available
Self-advocates from AHRC NYC, design studio Second Marriage, and the Center for Urban Pedagogy have collaborated to create a Guide to independent living for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, through CUP’s Making Policy Public program.
How NOT to Get Overwhelmed on Job Boards
Searching job board sites can be totally overwhelming. We break down the best sites and their best tools, so you can focus on the important part- the job.
3 things to know about the June 2017 jobs report
The U.S. economy added a solid 222,000 jobs in June, according to the latest BLS report.
* Jobs for You! > Workshop Calendar * CareerLink Lehigh Valley
Designed to help job seekers and employers find employment or find employees. Many services are identified that can help both job seekers and employers.
Stick to your Metals
Jim Binnion mokume-gane artist gives advice to aspiring jewelers.
Clerical/Customer Service Position
Job Duties • Opens customer accounts by recording account information. • Maintains customer records by updating account information. • Resolves product or service problems by clarifying the customer’s complaint; determining the cause of the problem; selecting and explaining the best solution to solve the problem; expediting correction or adjustment; following up to ensure resolution. • Maintains financial accounts by processing customer adjustments.Recommends potential products or services to management by collecting customer information and analyzing customer needs.Prepares product or service reports by collecting and analyzing customer information.Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Customer Service Representative Skills and Qualifications: Customer Service, Product Knowledge, Quality Focus, Problem Solving, Market Knowledge, Documentation Skills, Listening, Phone Skills,…
Interview prep: Prepare for the worst
A few months ago, a client, Janine, headed off to an interview fully ready. She’d practiced her answers to questions about why she wanted the job
Human Resources Support
Posses excellent oral/written communication and presentation skills; have the ability to effectively communicate with employees in all departments and at all levels Can demonstrate mastery in Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook Be a self-starter who can manage multiple tasks, multiple priorities, work independently a resolve routine people issues as well as organizational issues Must have excellent organizational and interpersonal skills Must be detail oriented Must be willing to work overtime as needed Minimum of 2 years of experience in Human Resource related responsibilities Bachelor’s degree is preferred
Work Advice: No, temp agencies do not exist to find you a job
Learning permanent lessons from a stint at temping.
Why Temporary Work Is Good for Employers and Employees Alike
Temp agencies get a bad rap, but they fill a vital economic role and allow entrepreneurs to manage costs