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Job listing: Racine County Vision Screening Coordinator

Job Title: Racine County Vision Screening Coordinator  Minimum Qualifications: Strong communication, organizational, interpersonal skills and ability to work independently is required. Experience or stated desire to work with community volunteers, school personnel, and young children from diverse backgrounds. Computer literacy with Microsoft Office and database software. Ability to provide own transportation to screening sites is […]

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Successful Job Searching with a Criminal Record

From a DUI charge to petty theft, successful job searching with a criminal record is definitely an uphill battle. Many convicted felons strive to obtain a job as it provides financial security and the greater possibility of restoring your record. Luckily, more and more industries are opening up and hiring citizens with records. Criminal Background Checks Criminal background checks are […]

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United Way of Racine County Looks to Fill President/CEO Position

United Way of Racine County is a resource development and community impact organization meeting the needs of the entire Racine County community. The mission is to improve lives and create lasting community change in partnership with others. United Way Worldwide is the leadership and support organization for the network of nearly 1,800 community-based United Ways […]

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Foxconn Technology Group to host hiring event

Foxconn Technology Group will host an interview event for people with engineering or technical skills Tuesday and Wednesday at their facility located at 13315 Globe Drive. Foxconn announced a construction timeline in March for its Gen6 LCD plant in the Village of Mount Pleasant, which represents the largest part of the project. Original plans included constructing […]

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Wisconsin’s Unemployment Crisis: Why so many are still waiting

MILWAUKEE, WI — Unemployment has hit Wisconsin residents hard. So hard that DeiDra Blakley sat on the floor of her Milwaukee apartment on Wednesday counting the loose change she saves in a jar. This story also appeared in Patch Blakely has been out of work for more than 13 weeks, and despite applying for unemployment […]

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Help Wanted Episode 2: Coaching through the barriers

Navigating the labor market when you struggle with a mental illness, disability or behavioral issue can be a daunting task. For career coaches Jennifer Marx, of the Racine Friendship Clubhouse, and Joshua Battles, of Career Coaches of Wisconsin, the journey to helping people become more employable doesn’t start with skills, it starts with a person’s […]