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Category Archives: Employment
New computers at the Lockhart Public Library “have been used nonstop,” according to Director of Library Services Bertha Martinez. “The word is getting out,” she said. In particular, the Americans With Disabilities Act configured system and desk have been in … Continue reading
Madison County Library Director Veronica Grooms has seen several positive changes since the library received new computers last summer. “The waiting list is down, a lot,” she said in a recent interview.
Socorro rarely misses a day of Technology For All’s (TFA) computer class in Denver Harbor Multi-Service Center. She’s also never missed a day of work; a trait she got from her industrious father. “He’d say, ‘God is giving you that … Continue reading
Johnson City Public Library Director Maggie Goodman says new computers and software at the library are making life easier for local residents, in both expected and unexpected ways. Some of the tasks where librarians have seen increased use by library … Continue reading
Technology For All’s Program Specialist Ken remembers the day he met the “roughneck”. “Roughneck”, a slang term for manual labor, is most associated with oil rigs. Houston is also associated with oil rigs thanks to the Port of Houston, the … Continue reading
Sometimes, you walk through a door and think you know what’s on the other side. For recent Bastrop area resident Linda Farrell, crossing the Bastrop Public Library threshold and starting computer training classes has opened new worlds of job opportunities, … Continue reading
If you were asked, “What do you need to find a job in 2012?” you might respond with: experience, an education, a referral from a current employee at that company, a strong resume, or a nice outfit. Would you mention … Continue reading
Casa Marianella opened its doors on January 6, 1986 to refugees fleeing war and persecution from Latin America. An astounding 26 years later, Casa continues to serve people from all of Latin America, and have added those from Africa and … Continue reading
New computers at the Navasota Public Library are making a “night and day” difference in customer experiences and increasing the number of patrons using the library, according to Library Director Cheryl Franklin.