The Galt Foundation Blog

  • Find Job Fairs in Your Area - December 2022

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  • Networking Tips for Individuals with Disabilities

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    Networking is a great way to boost your visibility during a job search or to expand your professional circle. While the COVID-19 pandemic has changed some aspects of networking, best practices and networking jitters still apply. Check out our guide to networking, tailored for individuals with disabilities.

  • NDEAM Spotlight: Meet Dana, an advocate for people with disabilities

    NDEAM Spotlight: Meet Dana, An Advocate for People with Disabilities

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    Key Takeaways: National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) has inspired Galt to share the story of Dana Ayers, an empathetic and dedicated Galt staff member who found purpose after a tragic loss.

  • Reads "Job fairs near you - November 2022"

    Find Job Fairs in Your Area - November 2022

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    Key Takeaways:

    Which job fairs are occurring in November? Job fairs are a great resource for job seekers. To make finding them easier, Galt Foundation compiles a list each month. Check out this blog to discover which job fairs are occurring in November.

     


     

    Looking for your next job? Job fairs are a great opportunity to learn about a wide variety of organizations, connect with employers, and make a great first impression before applying for a job.

  • Expanding Support with Galt’s New Disability Access Specialist

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    National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) inspired Galt to increase the support available to their staff. Meet Rose DeRoo, Galt Foundation’s new Disability Access Specialist, who is passionate about assisting people with disabilities.

  • Galt is Expanding: Why We’re Extending Our Services to Delaware

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    As an alternative staffing agency, Galt Foundation helps people with disabilities find work and agencies find the perfect fit. Extending into Delaware is the next step in creating a truly equitable workplace.

  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2022

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    October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), a national initiative that turns the spotlight on hard-working employees with disabilities and workplace practices that encourage inclusivity and diversity. Read on for this year’s theme, and for ways your organization can celebrate NDEAM all month long.


  • Find Job Fairs in Your Area - October 2022

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    Key Takeaways:

    Which job fairs are occurring in October? Job fairs are a great resource for job seekers. To make finding them easier, Galt Foundation compiles a list each month. Check out this blog to discover which job fairs are occurring in October.

  • How to Reenter the Workforce if You Have a Disability

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    The need to temporarily step back from the workforce can happen for a variety of reasons, including a disability. If you're ready to get back to work, there are steps you can take to ensure a successful reentry into employment. Read our guide on reentering the workforce if you have a disability.


  • How to Clearly Communicate Your Need for a Flexible Schedule

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    In addition to regular duties, a work day for employees with disabilities may include medical appointments, breaks, or treatments. Flexible work arrangements can help create space for these necessary tasks while also maintaining productivity. Here’s Galt Foundation’s guide to clearly communicating your need for a flexible schedule to your employer. 

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