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May 17

May 19, 2017

The Physiological Benefits of a Job

by Aaron Martin It’s not a stretch to suggest that most individuals define themselves (at least, in part) by their careers. Afterall, it’s a job that controls our schedules, budgets and can impact relationships. It’s why we wake up every morning, put on pants and head out the door –instead...

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Dec 16

December 16, 2016

Teamwork MAKES a Difference

In the summer of 2016, JobOne made the very difficult decision to close our Blue Springs workshop and transfer employees and staff to our Independence location. A great amount of planning and hard work went into making this move easier for our employees as possible (thank you to the staff members who made this happen!). Not only did the Blue Springs team...

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Jul 16

July 5, 2016

Transparency

Nonprofit agencies, especially those that receive public funds, are under a great deal of scrutiny these days.  Funders, regulators, donors and taxpayers rightly want to know how nonprofits are managing their money and making important decisions that impact the lives of those the nonprofit is incorporated to serve.  Nonprofits receive...

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May 16

May 19, 2016

Our World is Rapidly Changing!

Recent media stories about employment providers like JobOne have increased dramatically. So much is going on around the country today, both good and bad, that is having a profound impact on us.  The work we do continues to change at a rapid pace.  Demands from business customers, funders, regulators AND those we serve-seem to be in a constant...

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Apr 16

April 13, 2016

Balancing Social vs. Economic Benefit

We all know the value of recycling.  It’s good for the environment because it keeps waste out of landfills and also decreases our use of natural resources like petroleum and ores used in metals.  However, no matter how much ecological good recycling does, the economics of the business are extremely...

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