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Apprenticeship is a growing strategy for connecting more workers with the skills they need to get jobs. Apprenticeship program are a trending and proven solution for employers, giving them the tools they need to recruit, train, and retain skilled workers. By combining a job with on-the-job learning and credential attainment there have been successful employment outcomes for young adults with disabilities.
Apprenticeships are available in a wide range of fields, including traditional…Continue
Added by Janet - Great Lakes ADA Center on February 20, 2017 at 10:56am — No Comments
Microsoft’s new Surface Studio is a contender for those in the graphic and art industry; however, I think it can become a useful tool within the Assistive Technology (AT) niche as well.
This tool basically acknowledges itself as competition to the Apple iMac in its stunning size and display – 28” PixelSense Display. The display is incredibly thin and offers 13.5 million pixels of true-to-life color and clarity. Move over Apple because this giant tablet machine can tilt at ang…Continue
Added by Erika J. Kluge on February 15, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments
To continue the theme from last month, I will be highlighting from our archive of Digital Employment Tips which you will find on our website. These topics range from Application, Attitude, Cover Letter/Resume, Disability Issues, Interview, Networking, and Work Experience. Currently I am discussing from the topic heading of Application, specifically Tailor Your Application, which touches on the best way to frame your resume and cover letter to increase your chances of getting…Continue
Added by Adrienne Kleinman on February 1, 2017 at 6:51am — No Comments