Issue #32 FREE HARD-TO-EMPLOY RESOURCE LIST NOW AVAILABLE! DO YOU WORK WITH YOUTH! DO NOT MISS THE NATIONAL YOUTH DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM!! YOU CAN BE A BARRIER BUSTER! NEW WAYS TO ELIMINATE BARRIERS TO EMPLOYMENT IN YOUTH! TRAUMA AND YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS A MUST READ REPORT! HARD WORK ON SOFT SKILLS! HOW DO YOU CREATE A CULTURE OF WORK IN WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS? HOW HIRING FORMERLY INCARCERATED JOB SEEKERS BENEFITS YOUR COMPANY! A GREAT REPORT FOR EMPLOYERS, JOB DEVELOPERS, BUSINESS SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES, EMPLOYMENT SPECIALISTS AND PEOPLE IN REENTRY! FREE CAREER ASSESSMENTS BEST PRACTICES IN ONE-STOP CUSTOMER SERVICE HOW CAN YOU HELP TRANSGENDER PEOPLE WITH EMPLOYMENT? WELCOME! NEW AND RETURNING CLIENTS OF ROBBIN AND ASSOCIATES A GREAT RESOURCE FOR SERVING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES JAN MICROTRAININGS WHAT CAN EMPLOYERS DO TO IMPROVE THE SKILLS OF FRONT LINE AND ENTRY-LEVEL WORKERS? WHAT ARE TEN GOOD JOBS THAT DO NOT NEED A COLLEGE DEGREE? WHAT ARE THE LEGAL RIGHTS OF NURSING MOTHERS AT WORK? OW WOULD YOU ANSWER THE HARD QUESTIONS ABOUT WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT? Issue #31 THREE TRAINING SESSIONS FOR THE STAFF OF ORGANIZATIONS THAT WORK WITH PEOPLE IN POVERTY! TELL YOUR JOB SEEKERS – DO NOT FOLLOW YOUR PASSION! HANDOUTS FROM THE WIOA NATIONAL CONVENINGS I CAN TAKE YOUR RESUME, BUT WE TYPICALLY FIND THAT ONLY MEN WANT THIS JOB. WHAT SHOULD YOUR RESUME LOOK LIKE IN 2017? HOW DO YOU ENGAGE EMPLOYERS IN CAREER PATHWAYS WORK? WHAT SHOULD PEOPLE DO WHEN THEY OUTGROW THEIR JOBS? HOW CAN JOB SEARCH CANDIDATES BE EASIER TO FIND ON LINKEDIN? WHAT ARE WORKPLACE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR PEOPLE WITH MENTAL HEALTH DISABILITIES? HOW CAN FOCUSING ON THE NEEDS AND STRENGTHS OF WOMEN HELP TO END HOMELESSNESS? INFOGRAPHIC SHOWS WHAT THE GIG ECONOMY LOOKS LIKE HOW CAN YOU START A REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM? LABOR MARKET INFORMATION, CAREER PLANNING TOOLS AND MANY OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES FOR YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM STAFF HELPFUL RESOURCES FOR PEOPLE THAT WORK WITH PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES Issue #30 LARRY ROBBIN UPCOMING PUBLIC TRAINING SERIES SEND FOR OUR NEW MENTAL HEALTH AND EMPLOYMENT RESOURCE LIST! WHO IS THE NEW NOMINEE FOR SECRETARY OF LABOR? CHECK OUT THE CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS FROM THE 2017 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WORKFORCE BOARDS ANNUAL CONFERENCE HELPING SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE START BUSINESSES MANAGEMENT CORNER: POLITICAL TENSION IS MAKING IT HARD FOR PEOPLE TO FOCUS ON WORK ARE YOU ENCOURAGING JOB SEEKERS TO SET UP A JOB SEARCH BUDDY GROUP? ARE YOU USING THIS NEW JOB LOCATOR? HOW SMART COMPANIES ARE TAPPING INTO UNEMPLOYED YOUTH WHAT ARE SOME BEST PRACTICES FOR WORKING WITH INDIVIDUALS WITH SUBSTANCE ABUSE? HOW DO YOU ENGAGE EMPLOYERS IN CAREER PATHWAYS WORK? ARE YOUR JOB SEEKERS OVER THINKING OR UNDER THINKING INTERVIEWS? WHAT ARE THE BEST PRACTICES FOR RETAINING WOMEN IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY? WHAT IS THE ROLE OF CHANCE IN THE CAREER PROCESS? Issue #29 YOU CAN BE A CHANGE AGENT! HOW TO INCREASE EMPLOYMENT MOTIVATION IN THE HARD-TO-EMPLOY! COMMUNITY COLLABORATIVE APPROACHES TO JOB DEVELOPMENT GET THE STATE-OF-THE-ART SKILLS THAT WILL IMPROVE YOUR OUTCOMES WITH LOW COST WEBINAR TRAINING FROM LARRY ROBBIN! CAREER PLANNING BEGINS WITH ASSESSMENT: A GUIDE FOR PROFESSIONALS SERVING YOUTH WITH EDUCATION AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES SUPPORTING TRANSGENDER EMPLOYEES WHAT ARE THE BEST PRACTICES FOR JOB SEEKERS TO TALK ABOUT THEMSELVES IN AN INTERVIEW? WHAT ARE SOME EXAMPLES OF WORKFORCE PROGRAMS THAT SERVE IMMIGRANTS SUCCESSFULLY? LOOKING FOR NEW RESOURCES? RESOURCES FROM CANADA! WHAT CAN DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS DO TO BE MORE EFFECTIVE HELPING PEOPLE GET JOBS? IS SELF-DEFEATING SELF-TALK HURTING YOU AND YOUR JOB SEEKERS? ARE YOU USING THE RESOURCES ON THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S WORKING WOMEN’S WEBSITE? WHAT ARE THE 8 TRAITS THAT WILL GET PEOPLE FURTHER ALONG IN THE WORLD OF WORK THAN A HIGH IQ? WHAT ADVICE DO YOU GIVE TO PEOPLE WHEN THEIR BOSS DISLIKES THEIR WORK? Issue #28 HOW CAN CAREER COUNSELORS USE SOCIAL MEDIA? RESOURCES THAT WILL IMPROVE YOUR JOB READINESS WORK! HOW CAN YOU AVOID EMPATHY BURNOUT? MAKING THE BUSINESS CONNECTION STRATEGIES USED BY JOB DEVELOPERS ARE THEY WHAT EMPLOYERS WANT? ANOTHER BARRIER TO EMPLOYMENT! DISCRIMINATION IN GETTING APPOINTMENTS FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS! ARE YOU USING LONG TERM PLANNING WITH THE LONG TERM UNEMPLOYED? HOW DO YOU EVALUATE THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A JOB SEARCH? HOW ARE OCCUPATIONS SEGREGATED BY RACE AND GENDER? WHAT KIND OF OUT OF THE BOX THINGS DO JOB SEEKERS DO THAT GET THEM HIRED? DO YOU WANT A STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO DOING EMPLOYER RESEARCH? WHAT HAPPENS TO YOUTH THAT DROP OUT OF SCHOOL TO GO TO WORK? QUOTE OF THE MONTH Issue #27 ARE THESE INTERVIEW QUESTIONS ILLEGAL? HOW CAN YOU LEVERAGE SOCIAL CAPITAL FOR TANF PARTICIPANTS AND OTHER LOW INCOME POPULATIONS TO IMPROVE EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES? THE TEN MOST ODDBALL INTERVIEW QUESTIONS FOR 2016 JOB READINESS EXERCISES FOR IMMIGRANTS AND REFUGEES AND OTHER POPULATIONS HOW DO YOU DESIGN BRIDGE PROGRAMS FOR YOUNG ADULTS? WHAT WORKS IN REENTRY? WORK AND LEARN GUIDE MANAGEMENT CORNER: ARE YOU DEVELOPING THE NEXT LEADERS OF YOUR ORGANIZATION? COLLEGE AND YOUR MENTAL HEALTH DO YOUR JOB SEEKERS TAKE REFERENCE SHEETS TO INTERVIEWS? IS YOUR ORGANIZATION CULTURALLY COMPETENT? HOW CAN YOUTH PROGRAMS STAY SUSTAINABLE AND RELEVANT? MAKING THE EMPLOYER CONNECTION! EMPLOYER ENGAGEMENT IN WORKFORCE PROGRAMS: WHAT DO WE KNOW? WHAT ARE THE BEST PRACTICES FOR TWO GENERATION STRATEGIES TO GET FAMILIES OUT OF POVERTY? TWENTY-SIX COMPANIES THAT HIRE PEOPLE WITH AUTISM QUOTE OF THE MONTH Issue #26 LARRY ROBBIN UPCOMING YOUTH EMPLOYMENT WEBINARS AND CONFERENCE TRAINING SESSIONS! DO YOU WANT THE HARD-TO-EMPLOY RESOURCE LIST? HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO FILL A JOB OPENING? ARE YOU TEACHING PEOPLE HOW TO HANDLE ALL THE INTERVIEW STYLES? ARE YOU USING TWO GENERATION STRATEGIES TO HELP CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES IN POVERTY? WHEN IS IT A GOOD STRATEGY TO DECLINE A JOB INTERVIEW AND HOW SHOULD IT BE DONE? WOULD YOU LIKE RESOURCES ABOUT BEST PRACTICES FOR INDIVIDUAL LEARNING PLANS TO HELP YOUTH WITH DISABILITIES? HOW DO EMPLOYERS HIRE? HUMOR ABOUT WORK WHAT ARE THE TOP COMPANIES FOR DIVERSITY? HOW TO SAY YES TO THE PERSON AND NO TO THE TASK FIVE STRENGTHS THAT WILL SELL MATURE WORKERS TO EMPLOYERS ARE YOU FAMILIAR WITH THE CONNECTIONS BETWEEN WORKPLACE DISCRIMINATION, STRESS AND JOB PERFORMANCE? WHAT SHOULD PEOPLE DO TO QUIT THEIR JOBS THE RIGHT WAY? ARE YOU TEACHING PEOPLE HOW TO WRAP UP THEIR INTERVIEW ANSWERS? THE BEST PRACTICES FOR SERVING OPPORTUNITY YOUTH LOOKING AHEAD TO 2017 QUOTE OF THE MONTH Issue #25 DO YOU KNOW HOW TO HELP YOUR JOB SEEKERS MANAGE BAD ONLINE REPUTATIONS? WHAT ARE THE TRANSFERABLE SKILLS OF THE PROFESSIONAL DRUG DEALER? YOU MAY ENCOURAGE YOUR JOB SEEKERS TO VOLUNTEER, BUT DO YOU HAVE ALL THE FACTS YOU NEED TO CONVINCE THEM TO DO IT? RESOURCES TO HELP NATIVE AMERICAN JOB SEEKERS MUST READ REPORTS ON SOFT SKILLS! WILL YOUR JOB SEEKERS NEED A LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION FOR THEIR JOB AND WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THEM? HOW DO YOU HELP VETERANS TRANSLATE MILITARY SKILLS TO THE CIVILIAN WORKFORCE? WHAT STRATEGIES HELP DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS GET JOBS? WHAT ARE THE 6 FUNNIEST ON SCREEN INTERVIEWS EVER? ARE YOU TEACHING PEOPLE HOW TO NEGOTIATE FOR HIGHER SALARIES? MANAGERS CORNER: LOOKING FOR TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES FOR YOUR STAFF? AUTISM SPEAKS EMPLOYMENT TOOLKIT WORKPLACE HUMOR PLANNING BEGINS WITH ASSESSMENT A GUIDE FOR PROFESSIONALS WORKING WITH YOUTH WITH EDUCATION AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES WHAT HAS LARRY BEEN UP TO LATELY? Issue #24 ARE YOU FRUSTRATED TRYING TO GET BETTER OUTCOMES WITH OUT-OF-SCHOOL AND OUT-OF-WORK YOUTH? WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT FACTOID! ANOTHER REASON NETWORKING PAYS OFF! WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMON RESUME LIES AND WHO IS MOST LIKELY TO TELL THEM? ARE YOUR JOB SEEKERS USING THE WORK OPPORTUNITY TAX CREDIT TO ITS FULL POTENTIAL? SIX CULTURAL DIMENSIONS OF COMMUNICATION? HUMOR ABOUT WORK WHAT ARE THE BEST PRACTICES TO CONNECT TANF RECIPIENTS AND OTHER LOW INCOME FAMILIES TO JOBS? WHITENED RESUMES ARE BACK DOOR REFERENCES KILLING YOUR CANDIDATE’S CHANCES OF GETTING AN INTERVIEW? WHAT SHOULD JOB SEEKERS DO IN THE 15 MINUTES BEFORE THE INTERVIEW? WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT B CORPS BUSINESSES? THE FUTURE OF BUSINESS AND THE “B CORP” WHY SHOULD EMPLOYERS HIRE PEOPLE OVER 55? THE MANAGEMENT CORNER PARTNERING WITH EMPLOYERS TO CREATE ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR LOW SKILL WORKERS WHAT ARE THE LAWS ON EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION? Issue #23 DO YOU WORK WITH OUT-OF-SCHOOL AND OUT-OF-WORK YOUTH? CAN YOU NAME 50 SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE WHO STARTED OUT AS CAREER FAILURES? WHAT ARE THE DEADLIEST JOBS? MAKING THE EMPLOYER CONNECTION HOW DO YOU MEASURE THE IMPACT OF YOUR EMPLOYER INITIATIVES? MANAGEMENT CORNER 101 THINGS YOU CAN DO TO MAKE YOUR WORKPLACE HEALTHIER ON THE CUTTING EDGE WITH MY CLIENTS NEW DOOR VENTURES WHAT DO EMPLOYERS THINK ABOUT HIRING MENTAL HEALTH CONSUMERS WITH CRIMINAL HISTORIES? WHAT ARE THE SALARIES YOU CAN EXPECT EARN FROM DIFFERENT COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES? HOW CAN YOU HELP PEOPLE WHO ARE HOMELESS GET JOBS? WHAT CAN PEOPLE DO IN THE FIRST TEN SECONDS OF THE INTERVIEW TO INCREASE THEIR CHANCES OF GETTING A JOB OFFER? DO YOU KNOW HOW TO HELP THE SPOUSES OF MILITARY VETERANS GET JOBS? WHAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS OF A GOOD ELEVATOR PITCH? WHAT ARE THE BEST PRACTICES FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISES? ARE YOU ENGAGING EMPLOYERS AND HELPING JOB SEEKERS USING THE FULL RANGE OF EARN AND LEARN MODELS? WHAT ARE THE 10 WEIRDEST INTERVIEW QUESTIONS AND WHY DO EMPLOYERS ASK THEM? Issue #22 THROUGH DISCONNECTED EYES YOUTH EMPLOYMENT TRAINING TOUR! GETTING BACK TO WORK! EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE IN REENTRY HOW CAN IT BE? SOMETIMES THE BEST JOB SEARCH STRATEGY IS NOT TO LOOK FOR A JOB! WHAT DO THE TOP JOB SEARCH EXPERTS THINK ARE THE 60 MOST IMPORTANT ARTICLES TO HELP PEOPLE BECOME EMPLOYED FASTER? THE EMPLOYER CONNECTION CORNER WHAT LESSONS CAN JOB SEEKERS LEARN FROM THE SHARK TANK TV SHOW? MANAGEMENT CORNER ARE YOU GETTING THE MOST OUT OF YOUR SECTOR STRATEGIES? WHAT HAS LARRY BEEN UP TO LATELY? WHAT ARE 7 OF THE HARDEST INTERVIEW QUESTIONS TO ANSWER AND HOW SHOULD YOUR JOB SEEKERS ANSWER THEM? DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THE PSYCHIATRIC DISABILITY LINKEDIN GROUP? WHAT SHOULD PEOPLE DO AFTER BEING FIRED? WHAT IS THE BEST TIME TO SCHEDULE A JOB INTERVIEW? WHAT IS THE JOB MATCH? HOW CAN YOU DEVELOP CAREER PATHWAYS FOR THE HARD-TO-EMPLOY? Issue #21 What are 11 of the Fastest Growing Jobs in America? On the Cutting Edge of the Workforce Field Best Practices From My Clients Did You Know there is a Linkedin for Blue Collar Workers? What is Customized Employment And What Do Employers Think of Customized Employment? Do You Know How to Help Job Seekers That are Asked to Give a Skype Interview? Management Corner: are You Engaged in Your Management Job? Do You Know there are 97 Job Boards for People Looking to Work in Nonprofit Organizations? Can You Help a Boomerang Job Hunter? Do Your Successful Program Participants Suffer From Imposter Syndrome? What is Going On Behind the Scenes in the Interview Process? What are the Best Practices to Connect Young Adults with Employment? What Has Larry Been Up to? Issue #20 What is Your Cultural Communication Profile? What the 12 Most Important Words in an interview? What are the Biggest Mistakes People Make in the First Five Minutes of the interview? Are Your Resumes Mobile Ready? How Do You Start and Improve Job Clubs? What Can Be Done to Expand Economic Opportunity for Youth Using Summer Jobs? On the Cutting Edge With My Clients What are the Employer’s Responsibilities in Responding to Workplace Harassment? Managers Corner: Are Your Employees Truly Embedded in their Jobs? What Can Your Job Seekers Do to Add Free and Low Cost Training to their Resume? Do You Know How to Teach People Who are Working in Temporary Jobs the Strategies They Need to Turn the Job into A Permanent Position? How Do You Help People that are Reluctant to Network? Issue #19 Are You Spending Enough Time Teaching About the Hidden Job Market On the Cutting Edge with My Clients – Project Yes Youth Employment Program What Resource Can Help Youth with Disabilities Become Employed? When Should People Tell Their Boss They are Looking for Another Job? There are So Many Job Search Websites the Internet. But Which Ones are the Best? Where Can You Learn About Best Practices to Help People in Reentry? Managers Corner: How Do You Reduce Management Dependency in Your Employees? What Do You Know About Side Jobs? What are the Biggest and Most Outrageous Mistakes People Make in Interviews Do You Know How Body Language Can Comeone a Job Offer? What are the Options for Undocumented Students After Graduation? Want to See Business People Making the Business Case for Hiring People with Disabilities? What has Larry Been Up to Lately? Issue #18 What are the Most Important Career Mistakes to Avoid in 2016? Do You Want to Improve Your Work with Businesses? Get the Free Business Services Resource List! What Resource Can Help People with Cancer Deal with Employment Issues? Do You Know the 25 Reasons Why Your Job Seeker Did Not Get an Interview? What Do Employers Think About Tattoos? Management Corner: How Good are You at MBWA? Do Your Job Seekers Understand the Power of Story Telling? What Types of Jobs are Growing and Shrinking? On the Cutting Edge – Best Practices From My Clients What are the Best Practices For Serving Out of School Youth? What Has Larry Been Up to Lately? Issue #17 Which of these Ten Career Self-Sabotaging Behaviors are Holding You and Your Job Seekers Back? What Do 80% of Employers Do Before Inviting A Candidate to be Interviewed? Management Corner: How Do You Manage Through a Disaster? What are the Elements of Effective Mentoring? How Do You Know When a Job Offer is a Scam? What Are the Best Practices for Job Clubs? What Works in Workforce Development? How Do You Help Survivors of Domestic Violence with Employment? Best Practices From My Clients! How Can You Make Job Shadowing Work Better? How Do Successful People Overcome Bad Bosses? What Has Larry Been Up to Lately? Issue #16 Ten Tips for Time Management in the Workplace How a Job Seeker Can Manage Their Online Reputation Employer Toolkit On the Cutting Edge with My Clients Fourteen Signs You are About to Receive a Job Offer Management Corner – Strength Based Leadership Equipping Refugees with the Skills for the Workforce Keys to Quality Youth Development Four Consequences of Lying in a Job Interview Helping First Generation College Students Are You Having the Money Conversation? What Has Larry Been Up to Lately? Issue #15 What are Your Workforce Development Goals for 2016? Fourteen Interview Questions that are Actually Illegal Ten Resume Mistakes that Guarantee You Will Not Get the Job Want to See the Articles in Past Issues of this Newsletter? Management Corner – How to Motivate Your Team What Does WIOA Mean for Low Income Youth and Adults? Hire Veterans – A Tool Kit for Employers Employer Engagement Toolkit Disability Etiquette Jobs for Night Owls and Early Birds Motivational Interviewing Techniques How to Address Employment Barriers of People Who are Homeless What Has Larry Been Up To? Issue #14 You are Probably Missing this Important Hidden Barrier to Employment! Are You Working in The WIOA Way? 14 of the Most Ridiculous Things People Have Put on their Resume What Do the Riots in Ferguson and Workforce Development have in Common? The Answer is A Lot! Play Squash Get Hired What is the Job Match? How Do They Do Workforce Development and Reentry Work in England? Do You Work with Older Workers? Managers Corner: How Do You Resolve Conflicts Between People? The Story of Ricochet What to Do Before the Interview What has Larry Been Up to Lately? Issue #13 Why is Workforce Development Never Mentioned by Political Candidates? How to Turn an Interview into a Job Offer! New Ways to Teach People to Get into the Hidden Job Market!< Working With Employers! Skills and Strategies for Job Developers! Why I Wrote the Americans with Disabilities Act! Managers Corner: How to Supervise the Passive Aggressive Employee Education and Employment Strategies for Adults and Youth Returning from Correctional Institutions Are you Teaching People about Career Ladders or Career Lattices? What has Larry Been Up To Lately? Featured Training and Consulting Session Quote of the Month Issue #12 The One Resume Mistake Category that will Cost you a Job Offer How Long is it Taking To Find a Job? What is the Most Effective Kind of Cover Letter? Who were the Winners? Helping LGBTQ Job Seekers How to Avoid Work from Home Scams What do Employers want from Youth Employment Programs? (Also A Good Read For Adult Program Staff) Ten Ways to Make the Most Out of a New Job Americans with Disabilities Fact Sheet How to Manage People in a Career Slump Employment and Homelessness What has Larry Been Up To Lately? The Job Search Poem Issue #11 How Many Workforce Professionals Does It Take To Screw In A Light Bulb? Are Funny People More Successful In Business? Book Your Date on the Upcoming Larry Robbin National Tour How to Teach People to Work a Networking Event Cancer and Careers Managers Corner – Experience can be Overrated! How to Shine In a Panel Interview Career Pathways Catalog of Toolkits What Has Larry Been Up To? Quote of the Month Issue #10 How Would You Answer The Hard Questions About Workforce Development? Want To Improve Your Case Management Skills? Same Occupation But Different Pay? Managers Corner – Workplace Flexibility Improve Youth Employment Outcomes Why Education Alone Won’t Overcome Income Inequality What Has Larry Been Up To Lately? Want The Conference Handouts? Issue #9 Do you teach innovative or traditional job search strategies? Win a free hour of consulting time with Larry Robbin! How to make a robot friendly resume! How to craft an elevator pitch that works! How to keep going when job search gets you down? Looking for powerful free handouts to use with job seekers! Too many people and not enough staff? Issue #8 What is Your Career Plan? Everyone is Working with People in Reentry! Resume Guides for the Hard-to-Employ! What are the Upcoming Trends in Our Field? Are You Funded By WIOA? Job Placement for People with Disabilities The Managers Corner – Employee Engagement and Satisfaction-Not The Same! What has Larry Robbin Been Up To? Issue #7 Are You Only Seeing The Tip of the Iceberg? What are the 7 Top Resume Trends for 2015? How Can You Assess Transferable Skills? Teamwork in the Managers Corner What Works in Employment Programs for At-Risk Youth? New Employer Engagement Strategies for Improving the Hiring of People with Disabilities What has Larry Robbin Been Up to Lately? Issue #6 What is the Number One Predictor of Career Success? Four Retro Job Search Tactics that are Now Innovative! How Do You Translate Military Experience Into Civilian Skills? What has Larry Robbin Been Up To Lately? Management Corner: What Makes Workforce Programs Successful? The Most Helpful Disability and Employment Website Have You Downloaded the Free Job Seeker Skill Building Handouts from our Website? Check Out the Amazing Websites, Reports and Resources! Issue #5 You Must Teach Quitting! Who You Know Is Often More Important than What You Know in Getting A Job! Teach People to Increase Their Social Networks! Less Than 3% of The Jobs in the Skilled Blue Collar Trades are Held By Women! Are You Inadvertently Contributing To Gender Segregation? Management Corner: Dealing With The Problematic Employee Issue #4 Burn Your Interview Question and Answer Lists! There is a Better Way to Teach Interviewing! Management Corner: Which of Your Favorite Employees Are About To Quit? New Job Seeker Handouts! Get Larry Robbin Training at Your Desk Any Time for Only $45! Issue #3 Why People Can’t Get Hired! Over 1000 Free Online Skill Building Lessons for Job Seekers and Workforce Development Staff! Management Corner: How To Keep Yourself, Your Staff and Your Job Seekers Motivated! Free Resource: Dispelling The Myths About Hiring People With Disabilities Featured Larry Robbin Training: How to Get Money and More From Private Sector Businesses! Issue #2 From Case Management to Caseload Management! How to Serve More People in Less Time! Management Corner: Do You Want More Money for Your Program? Free Soft Skills Resources! Featured Larry Robbin Training: Are You Talking Like Business People Think? How to Get the Private Sector To Use Your Services! Issue #1 How You Can Beat the Workforce Blues! Upcoming Public Presentations By Larry Robbin Helpful Resource to Check Out! Do You Want Free Skill Building Handouts to Use with Your Job Seekers? Featured Larry Robbin Training: You Can Be a Change Agent! How to Increase Employment Motivation in the Hard-to-Employ!