At Work Opportunities Unlimited, geography may separate our team but it does not hinder our pursuit of a WOU core value that “We believe all people can work”; not being in the same office doesn’t slow us down, it makes us creative and collaborative! With a shining example of the work that we do, team [...]
(Jupiter, FL) - Keith Grieser is a pretty amazing young man. Actually, determined would be a more accurate way to describe how Keith lives his life. Born with cerebral palsy, Keith has little control over his body. He uses a wheelchair to move about his world and he requires the use of an adaptive audio [...]
(Jupiter, Florida) - As we head to the movie theaters this holiday season, the common thread among us all is that we’re looking for a truly great story; a narrative that can expand our emotional bandwidth. One of the season’s best stories can be found at Cinepolis Jupiter, but it’s not a film that will [...]
(West Palm Beach, FL) On Friday, April 15th Jenni Paine, a Career Resource Specialist on our West Palm Beach team, was awarded a Success-at-Work Award during a team leader meeting. The award, which was presented by Steve Wood, followed a summary of her nomination by Sue Abel, our veteran Florida director. During the presentation Sue spoke of the many ways Jenni helps clients and teammates. In her nomination, here’s what Sue wrote about two individuals.
Over the course of 2015/2016 the Career Resource Specialists listed below were enrolled and have since completed our Team Leader Training. The Team Leader Training focuses on developing the technical and consultation skills of the trainee relative to Retention Planning and the facilitation of 30 Day Objectives for up to 3 CRSs. The training includes [...]
(West Palm Beach, FL) On Tuesday, March 28th Maria Conde, a Career Resource Specialist in our Palm Beach market, was awarded a Success-at-Work Award at a team meeting. The award was presented following a nice description of Maria's placement successes by Susan Abel, the Palm Beach director, who nominated her. Steve Wood also noted that [...]
When Tommaso Fattovich, a Career Resource Specialist with Work Opportunities Unlimited first met his new client, Jeremy, he noticed Jeremy's welcoming smile and shyness. Jeremy, who has autism, had very limited verbal communication skills and only spoke a few words. Tommaso was eager to help Jeremy find an appropriate workplace setting to become more integrated [...]