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What We're Thankful For At Goodwill

Posted by Goodwill Staff on November 25, 2020

As the end of the year approaches, we enter into a season of reflection and gratitude. Between our amazing teams and our awesome communities, Goodwill has plenty to be grateful for. So, we asked a few of our Goodwill team leaders and employees to tell us what it is that they are thankful for this year. Here are their responses.

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The 10 Worst Resume Mistakes to Avoid

Posted by Marco Villalobos on November 17, 2020

It can be easy to slip up and make a few costly errors when drawing up or editing a resume. To dodge avoidable gaffes that can derail your job search, we've come up with a quick list of common blunders to check against before sending your resume off to potential employers.

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Goodwill Supports Our Veterans

Posted by Goodwill Staff on November 10, 2020

As Veterans Day approaches, Goodwill gives thanks to all those who served our country.

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Goodwill Day Services Program’s Annual Halloween Costume Contest Goes Virtual

Posted by Goodwill Staff on October 31, 2020

During a year when so many have had to pivot and adjust, the Goodwill Day Services program is no different.

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Coach Rob Mendez's Message to Goodwill Employees During NDEAM

Posted by Goodwill Staff on October 30, 2020

In celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Goodwill is sharing inspiring stories of people with disabilities who have overcome struggles.

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Fostering Leadership and Inclusivity through Mentorships

Posted by Goodwill Staff on October 25, 2020

Most of us can think of a handful of successful people off the top of our heads – at work, in our communities, in major industries all around the world. But, what many of us may not think of right away is the one thing they likely all have in common: a mentor.

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Employer Spotlight: WIS International

Posted by Goodwill Staff on October 21, 2020

WIS International considers itself a people company and prides itself on having a diverse workforce with an accessible and welcoming workplace.

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4 Tips to Create an Accessible and Welcoming Workplace

Posted by Goodwill Staff on October 16, 2020

Historically, disabled individuals faced many hurdles when looking for employment. But today’s hiring managers recognize that people with disabilities bring valuable skills and perspectives to the job.

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A Special Message from Donald Driver: Why National Disability Employment Awareness Month is Important to Me

Posted by Goodwill Staff on October 15, 2020

Green Bay Packers Legend and Goodwill spokesperson, Donald Driver, recorded a heartfelt message on his Facebook page Wednesday evening showing his support for National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) and Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin & Metro Chicago.
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Finding Your Next Career Opportunity

Posted by Marco Villalobos on October 13, 2020

In today's virtual world, there are numerous online spots to search for your next career opportunity. But with so many available options, you might wonder what you should know before you start, which employment search engines you should use, and what role social media plays in job hunting.

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