Top Tips from the CORE Employment Store Presentation

By Daniel Donnarumma, RochesterWorks! Career Services Advisor On October 21, 2015, RochesterWorks! invited Karyn Tellez, Director of Services at CORE Employment Store, to present to job seekers as our October Business of the Month. Karyn discussed a variety of topics including CORE Employment Store, job search tips, and how to create an effective profile on…

How a 5 Step Program Helped Me Find a Job

Say “Hello!” to Catherine, Jim, and JoAnn—three graduates from the RochesterWorks! 5 Steps to Rapid Employment Program. Now, “What is 5 Steps to Rapid Employment?” you may ask. Instead of hearing it from our perspective, keep reading and learn more about it from graduates who have used the principles they have learned to find a…

RochesterWorks! and a 5 Step Program– a Dynamic Duo that Works!

Meet Deborah, Beth, and Chris—three RochesterWorks! 5 Steps to Rapid Employment Program graduates. Each of these graduates faced struggles common to many job seekers. Deborah struggled with staying positive, Beth struggled with networking, and Chris struggled with interviews, but none of them struggled alone. They came to RochesterWorks! for help and participated in one of…

Meet Our 2015 Summer Youth Employment Program All-Stars

For six weeks this summer over 400 youth were given the opportunity to gain work experience, meet people, and learn new skills through the RochesterWorks! Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). The program, offered in collaboration with the City of Rochester’s Summer of Opportunity Program (SOOP), provides six weeks of paid work experience through work sites…