• Knowing Yourself – Your abilities and interests
  • Positive Attitude!!!! – Seem interested, flexible and willing to learn new things
  • Communicate with Your Employer – About illness and other personal limitations
  • Updated Resume
  • Identify Barriers and Discuss with Your Service Provider, i.e. transportation, health issues, availability, family obligations/supports
  • Using Your Personal Network (people you know) to Help You Get and Keep a Job
  • Knowing the Labour Market and Jobs in Demand
  • Connecting with Community Resources
  • Talking to Your Support Workers About Your Interest in Employment
  • Dressing Appropriately for Interviews
  • Being on Time and Having Good Routines to Support Work
  • Embrace Future Training and Skills Upgrading Due to Labour Market Changes
  • Know Your Limits and Communicate Them to Your Service Provider
  • Don’t Quit a Job, Before Talking to Your Service Provider or Have Another Job Before Quiting an Existing Job