Feb
11
2018

5 job fairs coming to the MS Gulf Coast (2018)

Local and regional companies are looking for people to operate rides at an amusement park, work with hospice patients and for manufacturing, cleaning and other positions. Here are details on several upcoming job fairs and hiring events: Nextaff Gulf Coast Job Fair When: 9-11 a.m. Feb. 15 Where: Gulfport WIN Job Center, 10162 Southpark Drive […]

Jun
30
2015

How a Family Car Wash Has Changed the Lives of People With Autism

Like many people with autism, Andrew D’Eri had a hard time finding a job. Then, his father, a veteran entrepreneur, and older brother, who had recently finished business school, had an idea: What if they opened business employed mostly by people with autism? “We wanted to build … an example big and bold and out […]

Nov
5
2014

2014-Veterans Virtual Career Fair

MEET LIVE WITH RECRUITERS ONLINE • More than 81,000 veterans hired since September 2011 • Chat live with recruiters in their virtual booths • View/apply for jobs in real time • Win great prizes like IPad and Visa gift cards

Aug
14
2014

Hero Ex-SVP : “Walgreens has “dream goal”, …10% disabled workforce within five years”

A Truly Uplifting Story Randy Lewis has an incredible story to tell. “It’s the tale of how a man who led logistics at America’s largest drug-store chain, supporting it as it grew from 1,600 to 8,000 outlets with the most advanced logistics network in its sector, did so while giving job opportunities to thousands of disabled […]

Jul
16
2014

Introducing “The Ability Club”

There are a plethora of online job-search sites available today. Now there is a job-search site specifically for people with disabilities. “Online applications are so complicated that they form a barrier to the job market for people with developmental disabilities.  When I saw that the McDonald’s application included psychological testing, I knew there was a problem,” says Wade […]

Feb
24
2014

2014 Virtual Job Fair: March 25 – 27

via VirtualLinks.org How to Sign Up for Virtual Job Fair AbilityLinks.org VIRTUAL JOB FAIR TUESDAY, MARCH 25 to THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2014 JOB SEEKERS POST/UPDATE YOUR RESUME. (If new to AbilityLinks, you will also need to create an account.) CLICK LINK TO SUBMIT SIGN UP FORM   EMPLOYERS POST A CURRENT JOB(s). (If new to AbilityLinks, you […]