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Anna Marie MacDonald

Anna Marie MacDonald is the Workforce Connection Center (WCC) Manager in Lombard, which supports the Goodwill mission in DuPage County, Illinois. She has been with Goodwill for over four years, and in this role, Anna Marie manages the various on-site and off-site workshops, builds employer and community partnerships, facilitates job clubs at various libraries, assist partners with writing resumes and preparing for job interviews. She has a B.A. in Communication and M. A. in Organizational Leadership/Training and Development.

Recent Posts

Six Tips to Ace Your First 90 Days At a New Job

Posted by Anna Marie MacDonald on July 30, 2020

Job searching is a full-time job. Between researching employers online and networking to filling out applications and prepping for interviews, it can easily eat up 40+ hours a week. But as much work as it is to land a new job, it’s when you start one that the hard work really begins.

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Virtual Interviews: The New Reality

Posted by Anna Marie MacDonald on June 22, 2020

While the unemployment rate declined in May, there are still 15.2 million more people who are out of work and actively looking for jobs since February. If you’re a job seeker, that means you’ll most likely be facing increased competition for fewer available positions. Admittedly, not the most encouraging position to be in.

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Why Am I Not Landing the Job?

Posted by Anna Marie MacDonald on May 24, 2020

If you’re a job seeker in this labor market, it’s hard not to get discouraged.

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How Nailing Behavioral Interview Questions Can Help You Stand Out in a Crowded Job Market

Posted by Anna Marie MacDonald on May 18, 2020

This unusually high unemployment means that the job market is going to be even more competitive going forward.

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Rejoining the Workforce with High Unemployment

Posted by Anna Marie MacDonald on April 21, 2020

In these uncertain times, with unemployment rising, please be encouraged. You can get through this difficult time.

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