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May 18

May 1, 2018

Five Ways to Support People with Autism Every Month of the Year

by Aaron Martin We recently recognized  National Autism Awareness Month in April. With more than 3.5 million Americans currently living with ASD (autism spectrum disorder), it’s more important than ever to raise awareness, advocacy, and acceptance. But support doesn’t (and shouldn’t) only exist in the month of April. To create...

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Apr 18

April 19, 2018

Advocacy Movement in Missouri Sparks a Nationwide “A Day for Choice” Campaign

Job One supports advocacy programs for employment choices for individuals with disabilities. See the following for important information on “A Day for Choice” happening April 24, 2018, and how Missouri is leading the efforts to advocate for those we serve.  Dignity Has a Voice Campaign, Led by A Team Missouri,...

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Mar 18

March 23, 2018

Job One Celebrates Women’s History Month

To celebrate Women’s History Month, Job One was inspired to talk with a valued member of our leadership team: Vice President of Human Resources, Kelly Logan. Kelly has been working at Job One for 34 years (!) and has witnessed firsthand the growth and many positive changes that have happened...

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Mar 18

March 13, 2018

Does Your Business Have a Shred Plan?

By Delores Buffa If you own or manage a business, you should have a plan for how you process and destroy important documents and data materials. Gone are the days of just tossing papers and equipment in the trash bin – even if you shred them on your own in...

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Jan 18

January 30, 2018

Federal Government Shutdown Has Real World Consequences

By Aaron Martin At Job One, 70 percent of our revenue is earned through business services, like our Secure Document Solutions program, and contracts with commercial businesses or organizations, such as Blue Valley Industries. A significant portion of our earned revenue and nearly 50 good jobs are provided through AbilityOne...

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