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Steps To Success Luncheon

Daily Work is hosting its 3rd annual Steps to Success Luncheon on Wednesday, May 13, 2015. Our luncheon is a compelling, one-hour event that focuses on the stories of the people who come to Daily Work for help. Guests will experience a succinct, unforgettable presentation of the extraordinary impact of Daily Work. To register now, click the button below.

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The Faces of Daily Work

Many job seekers are able and willing to work, but for a variety of reasons, are unable to successfully secure employment or gain the skills they need on their own. We fill that gap by providing one-to-one, personalized coaching and mentoring to help them address their immediate needs and craft a plan to achieve permanent, living-wage work. Watch our video to hear their unique stories.

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A Mother's Dedication

Fueled by the desire to support herself and her two sons, Frehiwot did everything she could to find work. After emigrating to Minnesota from a refugee camp in Kenya, where she successfully had managed a hair salon, she spent almost two years visiting the public library to browse posted jobs, attend skills classes and work on her English. But she was losing hope. Read Frehiwot's story and consider how you can help...

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April Job Club last day 4/21

Daily Work is testing a new way to help job seekers and it’s called Job Club! To help job seekers build personal networks and gain new skills, we are offering introductory Job Club meetings on April 7, 14, and 21 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. The meetings will feature networking, interview tips, hiring managers, snacks and door prizes, and a “tool kit” of items that every job seeker needs. Future dates & topics will be determined from participant feedback. To learn more, download the flyer or call (651) 204-3043.

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Need Help Finding a Job?

Daily Work provides free one-to-one coaching and technical help to struggling job seekers. We can help you get a new resume, learn insider interview tips, connect to resources for housing, clothing, and job training, and so much more! To take the first step, download the flier below.

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April Newsletter

Could You Share your Most Difficult Moments? A message from Executive Director Julie Hoff It’s hard to talk about difficult moments in our lives… even if they have a happy ending. To volunteer to share them in front of more than 200 people is especially hard, but many of Daily Work’s job seekers are willing to do just that. In the words of one of them, here’s why:   I am willing to talk to you today because I am so grateful for how Daily Work has helped me find not just a job, but also… to believe in myself …
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Driven to Make a Difference

I was born and initially raised in Monrovia, Liberia, located on the Atlantic coast of West Africa. I was raised in a family with nine siblings. I lost two of my brothers and my father during the civil wars that took place on and off for almost 14 years from 1990 – 2003. My family and I suffered a lot during the wars. We walked day and night without a destination, hiding in forests for shelter. We wailed when we saw dead bodies in the forest and innocent people being killed. We ate and drank whatever we could find and …
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One Sure-Fire Way to Handle Conflict More Effectively

How effectively do you deal with conflict? Anyone looking for a job knows that question is at the top of every interviewer’s list. Dread it, fear it, cry or get angry, we all face conflict and navigating it effectively can improve our relationships, both at home and at work. Conflicts that are not resolved in a productive manner can get in the way of addressing important issues. Through research and experience, I find using I-messages is one of the most effective ways to communicate my feelings to others and resolve conflicts. I-messages are focused on the feelings of the person …
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