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  • How to Find Joy!

    How to Find Joy (Even in 2020) - Amid suffering, joy is an incredibly powerful companion. BY ANGELA GORRELL OCT 13, 2020 The year 2020 hasn’t been one to remember—in fact, for a lot of people, it has been an outright nightmare. The pandemic, along with political turmoil and social unrest, has brought anxiety, heartbreak, righteous anger, and discord to many. Amid such suffering, [...]

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    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

    The Health and Safety of our persons-served and staff is our highest priority at Olu's Home, Inc. We are closely monitoring the situation. Keep informed by reviewing information at reliable sources, such as: The Minnesota Department of Health: https://www.health.state.mn.us/ The Centers for Disease Control: https://www.cdc.gov/ If you have specific questions about COVID-19, call the [...]

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    Gloria Freeman selected by National Fearless Commerce!

    Gloria Freeman, CEO and Founder of Olu's Home, Inc. was selected to be featured in the third volume of the nationally recognized Fearless Commerce, a book that celebrates Black women business owners! She was selected because she is a bold woman who has been unafraid to push the limits, share your gifts with the world, disrupt the norm and live life on her own terms. We are proud to celebrate her [...]

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    Now Hiring! Direct Support Professional (DSP) Position – Stevens Location in Minneapolis

    Now Hiring! Direct Support Professional (DSP) Position – Stevens Location in Minneapolis (Apply Online>>>) Job Summary Under supervision, Direct Support Professionals (DSP) provide services to adults with Developmental Disabilities, Mental Illness, and/or Chemical Dependency in the residents’ home, ensuring that programs are implemented properly to meet the individual goals of [...]

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    Employee Right-to-Know (ERTK) Staff Training on 2/20

    ***Required/Mandatory Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry Occupational Safety and Health Division Training for ALL Olu's Staff (Home and Beginnings)*** Employee Right-to-Know (ERTK) Training - Olu's Gymnasium 2/20/2020 at 10am @ Main Offices 1315 12th Avenue North Minneapolis, MN 55411 Please join Peter Kuzj from Workplace Safety Consultation for training on February 20, 2020 at [...]

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    Recipes from Olu's staff - Sylvia's Falafels!

    Try out this delicious dish from our colleague, Sylvia Flaifel for making delicious Falafels! Ingredients For the Falafels 1-(15-oz.) can chickpeas, drained 4-cloves garlic, roughly chopped 1-shallot, roughly chopped 2 tbsp. freshly chopped parsley 1 tsp. ground cumin 1 tsp. ground coriander 3 tbsp. all-purpose flour Kosher salt Freshly ground black pepper[...]

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    Step Up Youth Employment Program

    Olu's Home participates in the Step Up Youth Employment Program! Step Up Youth Employment Program prepares today’s youth for tomorrow’s careers by recruiting, training and placing nearly 1,400 young people (ages 14-21) in paid internships each year. As one of the nation’s leading youth employment programs, Step Up leverages a collective of more than 200 partners spanning 15 industries and[...]

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    Succeeding in the Workplace

    You've landed a job! Now how do you make sure you live up to your employer's expectations? Follow these recommendations to succeed in your new job and advance in your career. Make sure to learn how to deal with common workplace challenges. Don't forget to brush up on your employability skills. Stick to Your Work Schedule Always be on time to work. Have a backup plan for transportation and[...]

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    How to Maximize Your Joy!

    How to Maximize Your Joy & Savor the Holidays December 1, 2019 Tis the season to be jolly!           At least, that’s what they say. But for many of us, the holiday season can feel more like the season of stress, long lines, and countdowns. Whether we’re worried about meeting deadlines or in-laws, many of us muddle through the holidays and [...]

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    Olu’s is a Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry registered Apprenticeship participant/employer!

    Olu’s is a Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry registered Apprenticeship participant/employer! Learn more and apply today! Limited spots available. One year commitment required. More information: http://olushome.com/employment/apprenticeship-minnesota-program/

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