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Chicago Jobs Council works with its members to ensure access to employment and career advancement opportunities for people living in poverty.

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Will you #SupportCJC?November 18, 2014
Do you want every dollar you give to CJC to be worth more? Become an individual donor to CJC today and your donation will be matched by an anonymous donor! Your donation will help CJC fight for Illinoisans struggling to get jobs and empower frontline staff who assist them. Click here to donate to CJC now. Be sure to follows us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to see reasons to #SupportCJC! You will also help us contribute to the goal of the #ILGiveBig campaign–to raise $12 million from 100,000 individual donors for #GivingTuesday, December 2.
Friday is Last Day to Apply – New Frontline Focus Learning GroupNovember 18, 2014
Applications are being accepted for the 2015 Success Drivers Learning Cohort delivered by CJC’s Frontline Focus Training Institute in partnership with the Workforce Benchmarking Network. Join other practitioners from workforce organizations in the Chicagoland area to explore how the Success Drivers framework can improve your program’s internal operations. Applications are due this Friday, November 21. For more information and to apply, click here.
Managing Workplace Challenges – Frontline Focus TrainingNovember 7, 2014
Is your organization experiencing funding cuts and layoffs?  Did you just lose your best employer contact?  Did your job seeker get fired from the job you placed her or him on last week? Register today for this December 4th full-day class that will help you understand how management styles are affected by crisis and what you can do to respond calmly and appropriately to any challenge that comes your way! For more information and to register, click here.

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