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09/20/2016
Follow the Star Over the Career Center

The holidays are just around the corner and the Success Center SF – Western Addition Career Center is the place to be if you’re looking for rewarding temporary seasonal or permanent employment. Keep reading.

Tags: employment | holiday hiring | macy's | San Francisco | success center sf | western addition career center.
08/18/2016
Exec Director Liz Jackson-Simpson honored with Hero Award!

The Human Rights Commission of San Francisco presented the prestigious Hero Award to the Success Center SF’s Founder and Executive Director Liz Jackson-Simpson on July 28, 2016 in the Board of Supervisors’ Chambers at City Hall. Read about Liz’s special day.

Tags: Liz Jackson-Simpson | scsf | success center sf | western addition career center.
08/10/2016
Highlight Your Strengths And Get That Job

If you’ve ever looked for a job (and who hasn’t??), you know how difficult it is to differentiate yourself from all the other candidates clamoring for that same position.  Finding a way to prove to interviewers that YOU — and only you — are the best person for the job can make — or break — that interview. Find out how.

Tags: employment | western addition career center | western addition neighborhood access point.
08/08/2016
Longtime Entrepreneur Gives Career & Beauty Tips

On June 16th women who came to the Success Center SF Career Center’s Ladies Night got schooled on owning their own business — along with a few makeup tips — when longtime Mary Kay Sales Manager and Makeup Artist, Joyce Filatreau was the speaker for the evening.  See what happened.

Tags: cosmetics | fillmore | mary kay | San Francisco | success center sf | western addition | western addition career center.
08/04/2016
The Value of YOU

Presenting facts about your skills and experience has nothing to do with bragging; it allows others to understand how you’ve added value to your past employers and how you could bring value to their organization. Read more.

Tags: employment | interview tips | San Francisco | success center sf | western addition | western addition career center.
07/14/2016
Code Ramp Training Opens Doors to the World of Tech

There are many barriers for young people interested in STEM fields. That’s why Success Center SF started Code Ramp. Learn more about this program.

Tags: Code Ramp | Coding | San Francisco | success center sf | western addition career center.
06/15/2016
Inside the Salesforce TrailheadDX Developers Event

We sent one of our Success Center SF team members, George, to the Salesforce TrailheaDX event in San Francisco. Hear what he had to say about the conference.

Tags: salesforce | San Francisco | success center sf | tech | tech conference | western addition career center.
05/26/2016
Helping Inmates Reenter Civilian Life

Two weeks ago Career Center Director, Troy Henry and Job Developer, Rito Andujo-Walker, joined other employers in participating in an employment readiness program at San Quentin State Prison. Read what happened once they were inside.

Tags: employment | western addition career center | western addition neighborhood access point.
04/22/2016
Ladies Night Event in the Fillmore

On April 21st, the Success Center SF/Western Addition Career Center hosted its first “Ladies Night in the Fillmore.” Ladies Night in the Fillmore, slated to become a regular event on the Career Center calendar, was moderated by Success Center SF Executive Director Liz Jackson-Simpson. Read more.

Tags: ladies night | scsf | success center sf | western addition career center | western addition neighborhood access point.

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