1 In 2 Grads Jobless Or Underemployed

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A weak labor market has left half of young college graduates either jobless or underemployed in positions that don't fully use their skills and knowledge.

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BING NEWS:
  • 'Job hunting will be hard for 2014 grads'
    Adding up the figure to the current 2.96 million unemployed, about 3.66 million will be jobless and looking for jobs this year. About 200,000 of the unemployed will seek jobs abroad and around 7 million are underemployed and seeking full-time jobs.
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  • HARD TIMES
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