Dear graduates: it’s a great time to be you
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This year’s college graduates have a strong job market for landing that first job. And, we know more than ever about the skills and qualities employers are looking for in new hires.

New on CareerOneStop: Updated Career Profiles
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CareerOneStop’s Occupation Profile has always provided accurate and up-to-date details on a wide range of careers—nearly 1,000 in all.

The updated Occupation Profile now offers the same—plus some extra!—great information in a friendlier and more customizable display.

Thank a teacher, be a teacher?
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National Teacher Appreciation week, May 8-12 2017, is a great time to express appreciation to your teachers and, to explore the possibilities for entering this influential field.

Free online tools for small business owners
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It’s National Small Business Week!

Did you know that the U.S. Department of Labor offers a wealth of free resources to help small business owners recruit, hire, and train a strong workforce?

From incarceration to employment
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Reentry week, April 24-28, 2017, co-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Justice, calls attention to the approximately 600,000 citizens who will leave incarceration this year and return to their communities and families.

CareerOneStop wins 2017 Innovation award from AACC
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Preparing youth and adults to enter skill-building community college programs and enhancing collaborations between community colleges and employers are core components of CareerOneStop’s mission.

From fairy tales to resume guides: Find them at the library
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From job search books to free computer access – there’s no time like the present to explore your local public library resources.

Visit your nearest library during National Library Week, April 9-15, 2017.

Get the most from your education $
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Learn how education can affect your financial health, and how to make the most of your higher education experience.

Finish high school for your health
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You might not think of education as a matter of health, but organizers of National Public Health Week do!

National Public Health Week priorities include helping all Americans achieve at least high school graduation.

Tips for disclosing a disability to your employer
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A conversation with an employer about your disability involves several decisions:

Should you disclose your disability? if so, when? And what should you say?