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Empowering Women: Beyond Jobs

Goodwill Industries of Lane and South Coast Counties and Alaska teamed up with a nationwide program aimed at finding work for women. But the program is so much more than finding a job. Let me give you some details. The money for the program comes from a grant through the Walmart Foundation that recognized only…

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Freshen Up Those Job Hunting Skills

  For me, the toughest part of changing jobs or a career is getting ready for the actual search. You know, you need a fresh, vibrant resume, we all need a little reminder on how to do a job interview, and even though many of us work on a computer all day we’re not sure…

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Halloween: Goodwill, One Stop Costume Store

  I don’t know about you but I’m not real big on costumes in a bag. I know, you see them at stores and are tempted to take the easy way out for Halloween. Where’s your Creativity? Where’s the Fun? Watch this if you are looking for fun! The thing I love about Halloween is…

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Goodwill Hunting: Emma Goes Shopping.

http://youtu.be/0FlQ0D2jYXQ   We didn’t know when be brought Emma on as a co-host for RickDancerTV how perfect she’d be to pick up some of our Goodwill Hunting stories. This woman can find a deal and it’s almost as if she has a sixth sense about her. We told her to go out shopping for back-to-school…

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How Can You Help The Homeless?

http://youtu.be/TPtvyRkalbA   The best way to be part of the Homeless Conversation is to be involved. We can’t all volunteer at a shelter or give to a food bank but what if doing your part is as simple as donating or shopping at Goodwill? We watch the conversations in the community and want to be…

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Looking For A New Job: I Know Who Can Help

When I first started working with Goodwill Industries I thought they helped provide jobs for people with disabilities and they do. But their mission is so much bigger. The first time someone said: “We help people with barriers to employment” I began to realize Goodwill is out to help all of us find meaningful employment.…

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Looking For A Job? I have a little GoodWill to pass along.

  Hi, this is Rick Dancer. I never used to think of Goodwill Industries as the place to connect people with a job. I’ve known for years that Goodwill assists people with disabilities but when Goodwill says it helps people with barriers to employment, that means just about anyone. I met a woman who got…

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