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Happy 19th Birthday to GoodTemps!

2 years ago in General news

We want to thank everyone who has supported us throughout the years.

Special thanks to our amazing team for their hard work and efforts. Stay tuned, many more exciting jobs and years to come!

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Happy New Year from the GoodTemps Team!

2 years ago in General news

Thanks to our temps, customers and contacts for your continued support. We look forward to working with you in 2015.

Make 2015 a great one!

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Jamael's Story, empowered by Goodwill!

3 years ago in Career development

Watch Jamael's story and see how #Goodwill #empowered him and got him #CareerReady

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Happy Thanksgiving from the GoodTemps team!

3 years ago in General news

Sending special thanks to our temps, customers & contacts.

We appreciate your support!

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Enjoy the Labor Day weekend!

3 years ago in General news

GoodTemps offices will be closing early on 8/29/2014 and closed all day on 9/1/2014 for the Labor Day holiday.

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3 years ago in Top candidates

Way to go team!!!

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Happy 4th of July!!

3 years ago in General news

Our offices will be closed on Friday, July 4th.

Have a safe and fun holiday weekend!

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GoodTemps @ SAGEWorks Career Day on 6/17/2014

3 years ago in General news

Director of Business Development, James Carlson @ the Sage Works Career Day on 6/17/2014.

James at Sage Works Career Day

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Earned Sick Time Act

3 years ago in Employment news

Eligibility of temporary workers according to the new Earned Sick Time Act

We have received many inquiries regarding the eligibility of temporary workers for earned paid sick leave according to the new Earned Sick Tim Act. The New York City Department of Consumer Affairs, which has also received many inquiries, has announced that they will issue a determination shortly. …

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4 years ago in Top candidates

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Watch this Heartwarming Transformation of a Homeless Army Veteran

4 years ago in General news

Jim Wolf, a US Army Veteran from Michigan, has been homeless for decades, and frequently struggled with alcoholism.

In this timelapse video, Jim undergoes a GQ-esque makeover by a Grand Rapids charity, Degage Ministries. The end result is nothing short of stunning, and goes a long way towards making skeptics realize that behind the scraggly homeless person you see on the street, there's a human being capable of so much more. Jim looks like a completely different person.…

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4 years ago in Top candidates

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Photos from the Post Sandy Job Fair

4 years ago in Employment news

The Post-Sandy Job Fair was held by Goodwill NYNJ

An album of photos from the Post Sandy Job Fair for Greater New York that took place on May 14th has just been posted on their Facebook page. The event was a great success, with a huge turnout of enthusiastic job-seekers and employers, and some great career workshops.

Head over to the PSJF Facebook page for the photos.

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NYC Gov Accessible Housing Symposium

4 years ago in General news

The NYC Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities will be hosting a symposium on Monday, April 1st, to provide information on accessible housing resources in the city.

Attending city agencies and organizations include:…

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The Payroll Tax Holiday is Over :(

4 years ago in Employment news

Payroll tax reinstated

If you've been following the fiscal cliff news on every media outlet, you would have been relieved to hear that 99% of Americans were protected from a federal income tax increase in 2013. However, another fact you may not have realized is that taxes will still go up for the vast majority of Americans.…

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5 years ago in Top candidates

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Disaster Unemployment Assistance for Hurricane Sandy victims

5 years ago in Employment news

After Hurricane Sandy struck, the Federal government declared the New York metropolitan region and New Jersey as disaster areas.

People whose jobs were interrupted or lost because of Hurricane Sandy may be eligible to receive Disaster Unemployment Assistance even if they would not normally qualify for unemployment insurance benefits.…

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New Jersey Receives $15.6m Grant for Cleanup Employment

5 years ago in Employment news

Sandy cleanup efforts

Similar to the program New York State is currently offering, New Jersey Department of Labor has set up a hotline for NJ residents interested in a temporary disaster relief job. Those interested can call the NJ DOL hotline at (877) 682-6238 or email them at sandyhelp@dol.nj.state.us.…

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New York Receives $27.8m Grant for Cleanup Employment

5 years ago in Employment news

Governor Cuomo has announced that New York State has received $27.8 million dollars in federal Disaster National Emergency Grant funds.

The grant permits the hiring of workers to help clean up and recover New York communities such as Staten Island and the Rockaways while putting unemployed New Yorkers back to work.…

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Goodwill Relief to Hurricane Sandy Victims

5 years ago in General news

Goodwill NYNJ offering free clothing and household goods for Sandy victims

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