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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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    Olu's is searching for a dependable, detail-oriented office coordinator! Is it you?!

    Job Description Position Title: Office Coordinator Reports to: Human Resources Director Position Type: Non-Exempt; Full Time Expected Hours of Work: During the hours of Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm. Position Summary The office coordinator performs routine clerical, secretarial and administrative work in answering telephones, receiving the public, providing customer assistance, data [...]

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    Contact Elizabeth Hiatt; Executive Director, ehiatt@olushome.com  7th Street Saint Paul Housing Availability Beautiful Spacious 9 bedroom and 5 bathroom complex provided by Olu's Homes Wheelchair accessible*** Great closet space! Two level basement with Washer and Dryer!! 24 hour staffing for all assistance Light rail/ bus accessible Next to malls and local businesses so no one has [...]

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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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    Why Is Sleep Important?

    Many people are unaware of how essential it is to get a good night’s sleep on a regular basis. When work or school deadlines arise, many consider staying up late or “pulling an all-nighter” an efficient way to get everything done. However, studies show that this is the worst thing you can do—skimping on sleep can cause concentration problems, drowsiness, and irritable moods that [...]

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    10 Ways to Be a More Thankful Person

    For years, researchers have been publishing studies about the effectiveness of an intervention that produces positive outcomes in nearly every arena of health and wellbeing. They have discovered that it boosts your immune system, lowers blood pressure, makes you feel more optimistic, decreases depression, improves your love life, and helps you cope with even the most life-threatening [...]

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    Enjoy a Safe and Healthy Fall Season

    Get Your Flu Shot Autumn is the start of flu season, and doctors recommended everyone 6 months and older gets vaccinated against the flu. Learn more about flu prevention and the flu vaccine. Have No Fear! Halloween is Here Halloween is a fun-filled time for children, but there are many dangers associated with the holiday unrelated to ghouls, goblins and witches. Parents need to take the [...]

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    Wellness Tip Sheet: Soothing ways to ease stress (from Medica)

    Get tips to help you manage stress in a healthy way — so you can take on the day. Stress can show itself in many ways. When something stressful happens, you may feel anger, frustration, sorrow, disbelief, guilt or disappointment. You can probably add other emotions to this list. You can’t always control what happens around you. But you can become aware of how you perceive stress and [...]

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