These lesson plans and resources cover topics such as the importance of early self-sufficiency, the job search process, the local job market and wages, job interviews, and characteristics of the U.S. workplace. Legal documents needed for employment, salary deductions, and employment benefits are also discussed.

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Webinar - Employment Readiness: Overseas and Domestically: A collaboration between the Cultural Orientation Resource Center and RefugeeWorks, this Summer 2011 webinar includes information about and trends in employment readiness training, replicable program models, easy strategies, as well as common pitfalls to avoid while preparing job seekers for their first job in the U.S.