Category Archives: Today
President’s Volunteer Award Winner
Positive Futures: Erica Dean
Erica Dean, the Regional HR Director with Comcast, joined us to talk about the importance corporate America puts on diversity in their workforce. She also suggested several on-line resources to preparing and applying for employment.
Positive Futures: Sharon Denson, CTBLN
Sharon Denson is Executive Director of Connecticut Business Leadership Network. She talked with Steve about perspectives of employers and their desires and concerns about diversifying.
The Connecticut Business Leadership Network is growing coalition of Connecticut employers that are working together to increase employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
For more information about CTBLN, follow the link below:
Positive Futures: Nora Duncan, AARP- CT
Nora Duncan, State Director of AARP CT, called into the show to talk about an upcoming AARP event and other services offered by AARP. Many of AARP's events are free and do not require membership.
Here are some links to information discussed on the show:
- AARP Connecticut: for local information and to join
- Looking to volunteer: Elaine (860) 548-3168
Positive Futures: Christine Pallotti- Strategic Life Plans
Christine Pallotti, a Certified Business/Career Coach & Trainer and owner of Strategic Life Plans joined us for two shows. In this show, Christine talks about the preparation and skills needed to being a job search.