Nicholas' Career Transformation

A new career path is a life-changing experience; having support helps people discover their possibilities and potential. Nicholas worked in culinary…
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Q&A with Services & Programs Excellence Manager Deb Tretsven

Services & Programs Excellence Manager Deb Tretsven talks to us about her role at GESMN and what she is seeing in our community.
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Nathan the Go-Getter

When Nathan graduated from high school in 2021, he had little work experience and didn’t know where to start. He had big goals and was ready to work…
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Dorm Room Essentials

Some high school grads are off to college next month and it’s time to deck out those dorms!
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Back to school on a budget

It’s still summer, but a new school year is just around the corner. Goodwill can help stretch your dollars further on everything for back to school,…
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Goodwill Through The Years

For over 100 years, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota (GESMN) has been a leader in employment services, meeting community needs as they evolve over time…
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Nasir's Steps To Success

Nasir immigrated to the United States in 2019 with a goal, to earn his GED.  Balancing receiving an education while working full-time is difficult,…
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Second Chances Can Help Employers and Turn Lives Around

Written by Davaris Cheeks
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Meet Maritza - GESMN Participant

GESMN spoke with recent graduate, Maritza, to talk about her life before Goodwill, why she wanted to enroll and her experience in the construction…
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Q&A with Ali Gliadon

Goodwill had the chance to work with Ali Gliadon, nurse, mom, wife and local thrifter to talk about her vision and process for decorating a room with…
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Lee’s Career Flourishes at Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

Lee knows firsthand what it’s like seeking career services to support her family.
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Joe Finds a Work Family and New Career

Experiencing a few workplaces often helps people find the job that feels like home. Joe explored retail and automotive roles during the pandemic and…
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