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Individuals Out of the Workforce

Individuals who are currently out of the workforce and are seeking employment.

See the Louisiana Workforce Commission for job opportunities available in your communities and to take advantage of the many workforce training and career certification programs available.

How to Answer Questions About Your Resume Gap

If you have a gap on your resume, there’s a good chance that you’ll be asked about it in a job interview—which means that nailing down your answer before you show up is a good idea.

While there are lots …

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What to Put As A LinkedIn Title And Headline If Unemployed?

This year, first-time unemployment claims rose again.

Some newly-unemployed individuals previously held middle and senior leadership positions; many had never faced unemployment before

Or perhaps you’re one of the many who joined The Great Resignation, recognizing that your values or …

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Outdated, Overqualified, and Ageism: Getting Hired Over 40

Each day during my work with clients, I hear three terms used interchangeably: outdated, overqualified, and ageism. But these terms do not mean the same thing. One term is possibly a legitimate reason for not being hired that you can devise …

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How to Fill out the FAFSA

Are you ready to fill out your FAFSA? Take a look at this guide to learn what documents you need, …

Build Digital Literacy Skills with Northstar

Digital skills are essential to today’s workforce. Being able to use a computer, email, Microsoft Word, and other tools will …

What is the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)?

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly called Food Stamps) helps eligible …

Hope Central – Louisiana’s Career Planning and Recovery System

Make a Career Plan with Kuder Journey

Discover your path to a brighter future with our award-winning career planning system. …

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