Monthly Archives: August 2013

Internship: Networking and Making Connections

 They say it’s all about who you know.   Andraya, our summer intern from Metropolitan State University, is learning just that.   Her passion to help people began as a child volunteering with Special Olympics and then as a coach for Special Olympics in bocce and swimming. This passion continued to grow when her mentor from the Woodbury […]

IHOP, Skip and a Jump

Pam is a hard and dedicated worker. She has spent the last year working with her Employment Consultant, Emily, learning about job possibilities in her community. For the past five years, Pam worked at IHOP in Bloomington, but recently decided to leave that position and really focus on her process of exploring her skills and […]

Megan handing out flyers at the Mall of America

Discovering Inner Glamour

Megan embarked on a job search a year ago with her Employment Consultant, Emily. In the early stages of their work together, they had informational meetings all over, from wedding shops to modeling agencies, from nursing homes to daycare centers. During the initial phases of discovery, Emily had also learned that Megan loved America’s Next […]