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September 2013

September 2013

The Class — Making Healthy Choices

The Class — Making Healthy Choices

Excerpt From Making Healthy Choices Workbook The Making Healthy Choices Class is a wonderful and amazing personal development adventure. The wisdom students have gained here is not available in too many places. These classes are not usually taught in schools. Education and coaching of this type can be very expensive in the corporate world. This […]

The Services: Choices and Customers’ Extensive Follow-up

The Services: Choices and Customers’ Extensive Follow-up

By Silvia Seelig Life is filled with choices … whether it’s about our personal life or our job … we find ourselves making decisions that impact our future. On a daily basis, we make choices that dictate the life we live and at other times, extenuating circumstances find us in situations that we never imagined […]

The Business Services Unit: The Employer Connection

The Business Services Unit: The Employer Connection

By Melvin Collins, Jr. CampusJobXpress (CJX) presents itself as a useful tool to Business/Employment Services programs with its personalized offerings. Through CJX, business services teams are able to use the latest technology for applicants with posting of resumes, video resumes, and a video chat room. A detailed posting of an employer’s profile is also possible, […]

Assessments — Why Are They Important?

Assessments — Why Are They Important?

By C’Mone Collins There are many steps in the process of getting a job, but the hardest part, in my opinion, would be the assessments. What are assessments, you ask? And why are they important? An assessment is a tool that employers use to measure an applicant’s knowledge, skills and abilities, as well as personal […]

The Workforce Connection

The Workforce Connection

The Workforce Connection: Workforce Solutions-Alamo (Rural) and Campusjobxpress Make The Difference By Melvin Collins, Jr. It began in Waco with the Workforce Solutions For The Heart Of Texas (WSHOT) and it matured with and through the cooperation of Workforce Solutions-Alamo (Rural) (WSA). CampusJobXpress (CJX), a division of Workforce Partners Management Group, LLC (WPMG) has developed […]

Finding A Job Right Out of College

Finding A Job Right Out of College

So you’ve got that handy paper in hand with your name on it that says you are fully competent in your field. You’ve spent long hours researching and studying for test after test, and now, you are ready to enter the workforce. The question is, “Now what?” You have been told, for the longest, that […]

COVER LETTERS

By Sheena Williams Being in the business that we are in, one of the things that we get asked about a lot is “Do I really need a cover letter?” Point blank, a cover letter is something that is personal to each individual writer. We can’t make a cover letter for you. We can give […]

Discussion 63 Alamo: Social Media and Work

Linkedin, Facebook, Myspace, Twitter, and more! They are all social media sites with one thing in common. They have the ability to connect with you with hundreds of jobs. These are sites are an extra tool in your box to find your dream job! The question is are you social media ready? We don’t mean […]

Discussion 63: Social Media and Work

Linkedin, Facebook, Myspace, Twitter, and more! They are all social media sites with one thing in common. They have the ability to connect with you with hundreds of jobs. These are sites are an extra tool in your box to find your dream job! The question is are you social media ready? We don’t mean […]

Discussion 60: Faith and Adjustments

“Faith is the ability to step out into the darkness, and trust that you will either land on something solid, or you’ll learn to fly” -unknown   There are times in our lives where we lose ourselves due to the process of looking for something that we don’t have at the time. Maybe it’s a […]

Discussion 62 Alamo: Resume Builders

Hello! We’re going to touch upon a topic that we have a lot of questions about. Building your skills. YOu may think that all the skills you have now are all you need for your job, and in some cases that might be true. But it never hurts to add another skill to your resume. […]

Discussion 62: Resume Builders

Hello! We’re going to touch upon a topic that we have a lot of questions about. Building your skills. YOu may think that all the skills you have now are all you need for your job, and in some cases that might be true. But it never hurts to add another skill to your resume. […]

Discussion 61 Alamo: Making Choices Simple

There are times when you are looking for a job that you have to make choices. Sometimes the job maybe a little fruther thenyou want to drive. Or maybe the hours are no just right. These are all things that can factor in your success at your job. What you have to decide is if […]

Discussion 61: Making Choices Simple

There are times when you are looking for a job that you have to make choices. Sometimes the job maybe a little fruther thenyou want to drive. Or maybe the hours are no just right. These are all things that can factor in your success at your job. What you have to decide is if […]

Discussion 60 Alamo: Faith and Adjustments

“Faith is the ability to step out into the darkness, and trust that you will either land on something solid, or you’ll learn to fly” -unknown   There are times in our lives where we lose ourselves due to the process of looking for something that we don’t have at the time. Maybe it’s a […]

Discussion 59 Alamo: Are You Interview Ready?

Discussion 59: Are You Interview-Ready? There  are many times when we lose out on job opportunities simply because we are not ready.  We’ve been dreaming of this interview or this job for a long time, but when it finally happens, we fall short because our business was not in order.  Here is a checklist of […]

Discussion 59: Are You Interview Ready?

Discussion 59: Are You Interview-Ready? There  are many times when we lose out on job opportunities simply because we are not ready.  We’ve been dreaming of this interview or this job for a long time, but when it finally happens, we fall short because our business was not in order.  Here is a checklist of […]

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