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Boost your medical sales career. job-search-success-secrets.com Another video by the medical sales recruiter to help you “work a trade show” to improve your job, career, or life. Get hired now using tips and techniques that Peggy describes to put your best foot forward in the interview process. youtu.be

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We all hear that jobs are being lost to cheaper labor in countries outside of the USA. We rarely hear about follow-up stories about the actual workers that lost their jobs. Monica Calderon of Southern California was a mid-level senior management professional working in an apparel company. Her company was sold and her division was moved to another country. Because of this, she is eligible to a special unemployment benefits program called The Trade Adjustment Assistance Program. The TAA program helps workers who have lost their jobs as a result of foreign trade. The TAA program offers a variety of benefits and services to eligible workers, including job training, income support, job search and relocation allowances, a tax credit to help pay the costs of health insurance, and a wage supplement to certain reemployed trade-affected workers 50 years of age and older. President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (“Recovery Act”) on February 17, 2009. The Trade and Globalization Adjustment Assistance Act of 2009,part of the Recovery Act, made changes to the TAA program. In general, changes to worker benefits and certification criteria apply only to workers covered by petitions filed on or after May 18, 2009. The exception is that the increase in the amount of the Health Coverage Tax Credit (HCTC), which provides a tax credit towards health insurance costs, goes into effect beginning with the month of May 2009 and applies to all recipients, regardless

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