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‘It was like an invisible force holding me back from the door’: What happened to this Glaswegian woman will inspire you.

When Joanne Dynan toasted the health of newlyweds recently she was also making a private toast to herself. The wedding was the first big public event Joanne had attended after…

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Aged 13, he left his family 2000 miles away to make his dream a reality

Aged 13, Sergio was brought to Glasgow by his mother, who thought there would be better education and opportunities for her son in the UK. Sergio was finding it hard…

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Sarah’s Story

Unemployed for 5 months, Sarah, 19, was struggling to get a job and was worried about her future. Dreaming of a career as a sports instructor and keen to earn her own…

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Mark’s Story

Mark, 18, was fed up spending hours searching the internet looking for a job. He needed help but was unsure about what support was available. He called Jobs & Business Glasgow for…

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Fiona’s Story

Caring for two children as a lone parent, Fiona, 29, had no work experience or qualifications and was worried about her future. She dropped into her local Jobs & Business…

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Thomas’ Story

Out of work for 10 years and with no qualifications, Thomas thought returning to work would be impossible. Thomas met with a Jobs & Business Glasgow adviser who helped him with…

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Bruce’s Story

Homeless, unemployed and recently separated, Bruce had reached a personal low and was finding it difficult to overcome the challenges he was facing. Referred to Jobs & Business Glasgow Bridging…

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