We’re having our annual Summer Job Fair on May 19, 2016. Don’t miss this opportunity to meet hiring reps from some of the largest employers in the Bay Area, including Macy’s, California Pacific Medical Center, Safeway, UCSF, and the City of San Francisco. Learn all about it.


As an employment specialist at the Western Addition Career Center, I often suggest hiring events and job fairs featuring multiple employers to help job seekers maximize their time. But sometimes candidates don’t know exactly what it is they’re supposed to be doing — or what to expect. Get tips to help you with your next job fair here.



Ever get stuck on what questions to ask an employer at the end of your job interview? Fear no more! Here is a great article reprinted from Business Insiders to help give insight on what questions you may want to ask an employer – and that an employer may expect you to ask. Read this article now.


Our staff at the Western Addition Career Center are in an enviable position: they get firsthand information from actual employers on exactly what they’re looking for (and what they’re not) in an employee. Unfortunately, when we talk to employers they frequently mention bad interviews. Read what they have to say.


Recently, Success Center SF Staff volunteered for the Bay Area Deputy Sheriff’s Foundation Annual Holiday Shopping Spree. The Bay Area Deputy Sheriff’s Foundation takes low income kids shopping twice a year (for back-to-school and holidays). See what happened.


In all the years I’ve been working with job seekers, I’ve rarely come across a job seeker, Job Developer or Career Advisor who has used ReferenceUSA for conducting a job search.  This is a mistake. Learn why.


Because we know how difficult it is to stay on track financially during the holiday season, we’ve compiled a few tips to help you keep at least one promise this year — to keep a little something extra in your wallet for yourself.  Find them here.


Nowadays we tend to forget that we are on display and can be screened without our consent or knowledge by potential employers. Find out how you can build a good internet reputation for your job search.