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A wheelchair that can climb stairs

2 years ago in General news

It's the future. Check out this stair climbing wheelchair developed by a team of engineering students in Switzerland.

Using a combination of traditional wheels, and rubber tank style tracks, the Scalevo wheelchair allows its user to climb stairs.…

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GoodTemps Celebrates 20th Anniversary!

2 years ago in General news

Today GoodTemps celebrates its 20th Anniversary. For over 100 years Goodwill Industries has helped individuals with disabilities, as well as those with other barriers to employment find work.

Since Goodwill introduced GoodTemps in 1996, GoodTemps has placed over 13,000 individuals, paying them close to a quarter billion dollars in wages while providing over 968 employers with the qualified and motivated staff they need.…

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Happy New Year!

3 years ago in General news

Happy New Year and all the best for 2016 from the entire GoodTemps team!

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GoodTemps is moving!

3 years ago in General news

On December 17th-18th, GoodTemps will be moving to a new office space.

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Happy 19th Birthday to GoodTemps!

3 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!

3 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!

4 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!

4 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!

4 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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4 years ago in Top candidates

Way to go team!!!

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Happy 4th of July!!

4 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

4 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

4 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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5 years ago in Top candidates

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Watch this Heartwarming Transformation of a Homeless Army Veteran

5 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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5 years ago in Top candidates

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Photos from the Post Sandy Job Fair

5 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

5 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 :(

5 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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6 years ago in Top candidates

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