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Video Resumes

As I wrap up my Masters degree and begin the job search, I wanted to create a unique resume. I researched creative ideas for resumes and nothing really stood out to me until I started watching video resumes. 592 more words

Why Falling Unemployment Can Be Bad News For Everyone

More people are in work than ever before claim the DWP triumphantly as the unemployment figures show another huge rise in self-employment.  Whether these people are making any money, or whether they are pensioners with an ebay hobby, does not seem to matter as the Tories attempt to spin that Iain Duncan Smith’s welfare reforms are working. 544 more words

Welfare Reform

Perks of the job

Yesterday, I drove to work the same route I take everyday, but this time there was something different. On the side of the road, a man was sitting with a sign leaning against his legs, advertising ‘Work Wanted’, and his phone number. 167 more words

Journalism

Going Public: The Plight of the Professionally Pre-employed

Nine months. That is how long I have been a professional member of the pre-employed community. Who am I kidding? That is a fancy name for unemployed, though I hope one that generates a more positive connotation. 297 more words

Ride Connection

Mission: “Ride Connection is a non-profit organization established to link accessible, responsive transportation with community needs.”

Resources Provided:
Helps link individuals in need with public transportation in Clark Multonomah, and Washington counties. 23 more words

Advocacy

Beyond the Barriers: The Work Programme

I do not think; if I had written Beyond the Barriers that I would have devoted nine pages to the Work Programme. I would just have written, scrap it and recycle the money to use to better effect elsewhere. 944 more words