Monthly Archive for: ‘May, 2016’

  • Incarcerated Veterans Transition Program

    Incarcerated Veterans Transition Program

    What is the Incarcerated Veterans’ Transition Program? The Incarcerated Veterans’ Transition Program (IVTP) is a grant managed by the U.S. Department of Labor, Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (USDOL/VETS). Under the program, grantees provide supportive services to eligible Incarcerated Veterans who are “at risk” of …

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    Five Steps to Avoid Homelessness

    You could be closer to being homeless than you realize. Sometimes we forget how easy it is to find yourself in a financial jam. If you live on your own, and you’re barely staying ahead of your bills, you could easily fall prey to being …

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  • JobSearch

    Guide to Finding Jobs Online

    So, where do you find the jobs? Most people start with the big Employment Super Sites. You cannot, and should not, ignore the big sites, particularly if you want to work for a large employer. However, they are much less important than they used to …

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  • Shaking Hands

    Why Hire Parolees

    Employers who hire ex-offenders have a “silent partner” in the Parole Board. The Board closely supervises and monitors the behavior and performance of each parolee, including regular and frequent drug and alcohol testing. In addition, employers can obtain tax credits and free Federal bond insurance …

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