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How open are employers to hiring workers with criminal records?

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Workers with criminal records need jobs. Employers need a ready workforce.
Are employers ready for a meeting of minds?

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New year, new resume

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If looking for new work is part of your 2020 plans, read on for some ideas to help you revise your current resume skillfully, and make the kind of impact on the reader that you really hope for.

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CareerOneStop’s 2019 Year in Review

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CareerOneStop had a great 2019—and we hope you did too!  This week we’re looking back at some of our favorite new tools and resources from the past year. Employment Patterns CareerOneStop’s newest online tool provides a snapshot of industry employment by

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Hanker to help others? Find your career

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If a career focused on helping others is your goal, you will find a wide variety of meaningful careers available to explore.

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Stories of success inspire young adults

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Whether you are a young adult seeking a career path, or an employment counselor for youth and young adults, check out these success stories from real people who have overcome barriers to achieve education and career success.

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Job search resources for veterans

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Planning your civilian employment, career path, or education?

Take a look at CareerOneStop’s Veteran and Military Transition Center, recently updated with some valuable improvements.

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Your summer job: put it on a resume

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Summer jobs provide income, work skills, awareness of which tasks you like or don’t like, experience managing your own money,and more.  

Learn several great ways to highlight your summer job experience on a resume.

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Need to post job openings? Try your state job bank

Job banks offer an easily accessible online location for organizations to post job openings, and job seekers to search and apply for open positions.

Posting your job openings on online job boards can get your positions in front of high numbers of job seekers.

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What can I do with a major in: Environmental Science

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A bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science can open the door to a broad variety of roles and types of organizations.

Learn about Environmental Science careers and resources to find your direction in this exciting and expanding field.

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Been in foster care? Find resources to pay for college

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Figuring out how to pay for college is an essential step for anyone pursuing higher education.

Students who have been in foster care may be eligible for special funds to help cover college costs.

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