Your self-directed employment assistant
Introduction to Punch-In Video
Free Employment Course
The Punch-In employment course is great way to get started or expand your career search. It is a completely free! The course is online and moderated by experts in the field. You can also set up your own course group.
This virtual employment event affords you the opportunity to get closer to landing your dream job from the comfort of your home! You'll get to chat with local employers who are hiring and have the ch…
This free virtual hiring event values diversity and makes it their mission to connect jobseekers who are within minority groups --Black Americans, Disabled People, members of LGBTQIA+, etc.-- with em…
This virtual workshop is a perfect fit for anyone wanting to gain interview skills. Attendees will get to practice different interviewing techniques, as well as learning how to understand current int…
This virtual employment event is perfect for jobseekers who want to search for a new job from the safety of their home! You'll get the chance to conduct one-on-on virtual interviews with the hiring m…
This free virtual employment event will give attendees access to over 25 attending employers! Jobseekers can visit employers' "booths" virtually and chat with them directly, discuss their skills, and…
DiversityX is known for helping thousands of jobseekers find their next career move every year. Attendees can expect to meet with employers from Fortune 500 companies, as well as start-ups. The range…
Since I was very young, I have always known that elderly folks are the foundation of our society. Not only because of their wisdom and life experiences, but because of their unique perspective on humanity having grown up during a different time. You can imagine my surprise when I realized there was a holiday specifically…Continue
Posted by Adrienne Kleinman on August 1, 2021 at 2:25am
An essential part of one’s professional and personal development is by acquiring an internship. There are several reasons why they are important. They can help you discover your interests, connect you with professionals in the industry, all while allowing you to learn in a safe and helpful environment. If you do well at your first internship, it could open the door for you to gain other internship opportunities. You may even be inspired to learn about the…Continue
Posted by Adrienne Kleinman on August 1, 2021 at 2:11am
As a disabled jobseeker myself, when I started out in the workforce I relied on a lot of different community resources and supports to get me where I am today. While there are several places that one can receive guidance and direction for employment, I’m going to highlight a few big ones that are a great place for jobseekers to start.
Starting off our list of resources is Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies (VR), a state and federally funded…Continue
Posted by Adrienne Kleinman on July 1, 2021 at 1:21am
After you land your dream job, thanking those who assisted and rooted you along the way is the next best step. The range of support could come from friends, family, professors, colleagues, your references, or anyone in between. How you thank them, when you thank them, and what you say will all be determined based on several factors. Read on below for some tips and pointers on thanking those who have helped you along your employment journey.
Posted by Adrienne Kleinman on June 1, 2021 at 5:00am
Social media is a very powerful tool that can yield many great things. You can forge connections with long lost friends, keep up with new ones, and showcase your personality and skill. It has become increasingly popular for jobseekers to utilize these various social media platforms to network with like minded individuals, connect with brands and companies they admire, search their next position of employment, and more. Read on for some ways that your social…Continue
Posted by Adrienne Kleinman on May 1, 2021 at 3:28am
In the past we have discussed references in terms of how they relate to your resume and cover letter. Not only are they valuable to include on your resume, but they also play a vital part of building up your own personal network. In order to make that happen, it’s important to really cultivate your connection and relationships with your chosen references. Read on for a few ways to ensure that you achieve that goal!
Even though it may seem like…Continue
Posted by Adrienne Kleinman on April 1, 2021 at 8:37pm