CSD Works – Asking for an Interpreter for a Job Interview – Read or Watch in ASL

Imagine a hiring manager reaches out to you and informs you that you got a job interview! During this discussion, do you find yourself wondering when to ask for an interpreter? Maybe you feel nervous and unsure of what to do. You are not alone! In our community, many of us wonder the same thing. […]

CSD Works – Maintaining Your Confidence – Read or Watch in ASL

Imagine yourself playing basketball. You dribble to make a shot. But you keep missing the hoop. You keep struggling to make the shot, and then eventually, you get it in! You know if you keep practicing, your confidence will build. The same can be said when searching for a job. You must practice this mindset. […]

CSD Works – 5 Ways to Improve Your Resume – Read or Watch in ASL

If you’re looking for a job, what’s important? Resumes. What’s a resume? It’s a summarized list of your experiences and skills. If your resume has mistakes on it, companies would not offer you jobs. Often, people don’t realize the mistakes they make. I’ll give you five suggestions on how to improve your resume. First, it’s […]

10 Federal Resume Tips

Federal agencies tend to spend only 30 seconds reviewing each resume. So here are 10 tips that can help you with writing your resume. Your resume should be 2-5 pages. Often HR receives a plethora of resumes. And it is their job to review and refer only the top-qualified candidates for management review. You want […]

Learn American Sign Language: Beginner conversational words and phrases in ASL

Hello! Today I’m going to teach you beginner ASL signs, so you can start communicating using ASL, or American Sign Language. Are you ready? And that’s the sign for “READY”? HELLO HI HOW ARE YOU? So that’s the sign for “how” and then you point to the person “how are you?” GOOD. Or one-handed: “Good”. […]

Employment Tip: How to make my resume stand out?

The most important thing to remember is to make sure your resume fits the job requirements. For example, let’s say I apply for a leadership role but my resume lists all my sales experience. That won’t fit – and your resume may be screened out. It is important that your resume is clean, professional, well […]