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Ubah takes it day by day, step by step to build a new life

Ubah takes it day by day, step by step to build a new life

Even though her favorite Ohio State Buckeyes were not vying for a NCAA basketball championship at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis this March, Ubah Mohamud was nonetheless thrilled to be working for Whelan Event Staffing at the Final Four games.
In addition to that coveted job assignment, Ubah also worked

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Denise admires ARCH’s mission, finds work interesting

Denise admires ARCH’s mission, finds work interesting

Throughout her career in office support positions at Rise, Denise Coppess has always kept her sights set on working for a great company out in the community one day.
In her position as a financial office support staff at ARCH Language Network in Little Canada, Denise feels like she has

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Pat’s new-found career changes her life in many ways

Pat’s new-found career changes her life in many ways

After experiencing  a moderate cognitive disorder, Pat Valentine thought her working days were over. An administrative executive assistant for 40-some years, she was no longer able to do her job and began receiving disability benefits. Pat moved from the state of Washington to Minnesota to be closer to her sister.

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Jesse Skare puts his values to work at The Estates in Rush City

Jesse Skare puts his values to work at The Estates in Rush City

When Jesse Skare sat down with Rise Employment Consultant Michelle Thompson to discuss his next career move, she asked him about his work values and how important they were to him. Jesse was clear that he valued having a real purpose by helping others, being able to express his talents

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Crystal connects with her clients, offers compassionate care

Crystal connects with her clients, offers compassionate care

With aspirations of being a registered nurse some day, Crystal Peterson feels that she “was born to serve. God put it in my heart to do this job.”
As a direct caregiver for Compassionate Health Care, Crystal provides home care for seven elderly people who want to live in their

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Lauren’s determination pays off with two great jobs!

Lauren’s determination pays off with two great jobs!

By Michael L. Sack
Growing up in Mapleton, a small town in south central Minnesota, Lauren Ireland enjoyed school and having fun with her friends, but was not really sure what she wanted to do in the future. Today, after a long journey, Lauren is grateful to have two good

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