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Where to Find Adaptive Halloween Costumes As the seasons change, pool parties and warm summer nights are slowly replaced with fall festivals and trips to the pumpkin patch. Once those pumpkins have transformed into Jack-O-Lanterns, we know it’s time for a holiday filled with spooky thrills, sweet treats, and creative costumes. With more light being [...]
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REDI for More: Kelsey’s Story  Kelsey with Job Coach Candace Many students look for a part-time job to help pay for expenses and any fun things they may want. employU client, Kelsey, is no different. She longed for a part-time job in retail sales to help pay for makeup and clothes.  Kelsey and her grandmother [...]
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Tips for Attaining Work/Life Balance With our world continuously changing and more jobs going remote or adopting hybrid remote/in-office models, the discussion of maintaining a healthy balance between work and home has become an increasingly popular conversation. Technology has made it possible for many to work remotely from anywhere they would like, but it also [...]
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Inspiration Leads to Success: Joseph and John’s Stories Joseph at Work Sometimes seeing someone succeed can inspire others to take steps to achieve their own goals. This was the case with John who came to employU after seeing the success his brother, Joseph, experienced as an employU client.  After having a challenging time finding employment [...]
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How to Prepare for Your Student's IEP Meeting As discussed in a previous article in this series, participating in IEP meetings falls under the rights of a student’s parent/guardian. Participating in the creation and modifications of your student’s IEP is an essential part of ensuring your student has the supports they need when it comes [...]
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A Boost Towards Success: Stephen’s Story Sometimes on a career path, one small step can act as a big boost toward reaching a career goal. This was exactly the case with employU client, Stephen. Like many experiences at some point, Stephen was going through a period where he was actively applying to jobs but not [...]
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Tips for Creating a Disability-Inclusive Workplace The importance of inclusion in the workspace is a topic that has been highlighted for several years. Employers who create and foster an environment where all employees have equal opportunity in succeeding, advancing, and obtaining appropriate compensation are able to truly reach a pool of skilled individuals. Even so, [...]
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10 Years Later: Josue's Story As one of employU’s first clients, Josue knows how important it is to have someone in your corner to fight for your passions.  Though visually impaired, he was determined to make a career out of working with animals… and our Executive Director, Keith, shared that determination.    Josue came to employU [...]
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