The Galt Foundation Blog

  • Galt Foundation: Virtual Hiring Fair for Nursing - Register Now

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    We are hosting an online career fair, Galt Foundation: Virtual Hiring Fair for Nursing, on October 8th. Certified nursing assistants (CNAs) in Oklahoma are encouraged to register for this complimentary event, which will include exclusive information sessions with keynote speakers, engaging Q&As, opportunities for one-on-one virtual screening interviews, and prizes.

  • Meet Eileen: Adjusting to a New Reality

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    In the latest installment of Galt Foundation’s “Success Stories” series, we highlight the journey of Eileen, an avid runner who woke up one morning to find her legs mysteriously paralyzed. Eileen, who now works internally at Galt Foundation, shares her life experiences and offers advice for HR recruiters and for individuals who find themselves in situations that are similar to hers.

     

  • Meet Alexis: Building a Long-Term Career

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    Galt Foundation’s “Success Stories” blog series features past and present applicants and their journey with Galt. In this post, Alexis shares her story of working with a staffing agency for the first time and how Galt helped her build her confidence during the job application process and obtain long-term employment.

     

  • 4 Technologies for an Accessible Workplace

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    Galt Foundation discusses four accessibility technologies that organizations should consider for making their workplaces more inclusive for employees with disabilities: video conferencing, closed captioning, guided meditation apps, and assessment tools.

  • Meet Lydia: Surviving a Dark Storm

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    In the second of our "Success Stories," we learn about Lydia’s journey working with Galt Foundation. Through her story, we gain valuable insight into how Galt helped Lydia advance her education and career, despite her medical history. We also learn about the significant ways in which this experience differed when compared to another employment agency that she worked with previously.

     

  • Managing Migraines in the Workplace

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    With June being National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month (MHAM), Galt Foundation shares tips and strategies that managers can implement for improving workplace accessibility for employees who experience debilitating headaches and migraines.

     

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    Meet Henry: Reclaiming Confidence in the Workplace

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    In the first of our newly launched "Success Stories" blog series, Galt Foundation shares the story of Henry, one of our job seekers who regained morale in the workforce with our help. After a two-year hiatus, Henry was able to confidently reenter the workforce.

     

  • Prevention Is the Best Medicine in the Age of COVID-19

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    Galt Foundation is a proud long-time partner of the Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs (ODVA), which took early and decisive action to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Learn about the critical steps they took to keep residents and staff safe, and read helpful tips inspired by the ODVA’s approach to managing change.

     

  • Galt Foundation COVID-19 Statement

    Dear Staff, Clients and Community Members,

     

    There is no denying that the world is facing major, unprecedented changes. COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus, is impacting individuals, families and communities across the country and across the globe.


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    The Shadow of Success

    Did you know one of the wealthiest women in the world once thought that she was the biggest failure? She had been jobless, living in poverty, and her work had been rejected dozens of times.

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