Career Information Helps Ex-Offenders STEP AHEAD


by Denise Felder Change is the only constant in life. Maybe change excites you. Maybe it's scary when things in your life are different. Either way, major life transitions are stressful. And one of the biggest life changes nearly everyone goes though is looking for a new job. Trying to find the right career path … Continue reading Career Information Helps Ex-Offenders STEP AHEAD

Just for Veterans – Explore Careers and Training Opportunities


by Rachel Vilsack As we welcome home Minnesota’s newest veterans this Memorial Day, it’s important to remember that many veterans are still transitioning to civilian life, including asking the question “what do I want to do for a living?”   There are many wonderful career exploration tools to help job seekers. Veterans will find these … Continue reading Just for Veterans – Explore Careers and Training Opportunities

Summer Employment Outlook for Minnesota Teens


by Kate Aitchison Summer jobs provide valuable work experience, help strengthen college applications, and provide teens with spending money. But they’re increasingly difficult to come by. Since 2000 the number of Minnesota teens (age 16-19) who are working during the summer months has declined by 47 percent!    Teens may be less likely to have … Continue reading Summer Employment Outlook for Minnesota Teens