1 In 2 Grads Jobless Or Underemployed

College Grads

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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  • State's June jobless rate holds at 3.4%
    A steady decline in Arkansas' unemployment rate that started in November ended in June, when it held steady at 3.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday. The state's unemployment rate was 4 percent in November and it fell one-tenth of a ...
    07/21/2017 - 8:09 pm | View Link
  • Jobless grads make do with odd jobs
    Hyderabad: Unemployment is causing graduates to opt for trivial part-time jobs. Around nine lakh graduate students, much to their dismay, are forced to work as background dancers in films, delivery executives, caterers, etc. to make their both ends meet.
    07/21/2017 - 12:25 pm | View Link
  • Jobless rates fall below 4 pct. in nearly half US states
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring rose last month in 14 U.S. states in June, and the unemployment rate fell to record lows in two states, evidence that the job market is getting tighter across much of the country. The Labor Department said Friday that ...
    07/21/2017 - 5:28 am | View Link
  • US weekly requests for jobless aid fall to 233,000
    Fewer Americans applied for jobless aid last week, as the number of people seeking benefits remains near historic lows indicating a robust job market. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly unemployment applications fell by 15,000 to a seasonally ...
    07/20/2017 - 3:01 am | View Link
  • Georgia's jobless rate hits lowest level in nearly 10 years
    State labor officials say Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has dropped to 4.8 percent — the lowest level since September 2007. The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the June unemployment figure. It is the fifth month in a ...
    07/20/2017 - 12:16 am | View Link
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  • Guess who? San Antonio TV anchors as high school grads ...
    For fun, many agreed to share their old photos -- some from yearbooks, others from their high school days or graduation ceremony. WOAI-TV's Delaine Mathieu mentioned ...
    07/19/2017 - 3:34 pm | View Website
  • JobOpenings.ph, Search for Philippine Jobs Online
    Find the latest job vacancies in the Philippines. Search for job hirings and send resume to thousands of Philippine companies. Apply via JobOpenings.ph now!
    07/19/2017 - 3:31 am | View Website
  • Unemployment | HuffPost
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    07/16/2017 - 9:14 pm | View Website
  • Malaysian Fresh Grads Demand RM6,500 As Their Starting Salary
    While there's nothing wrong to want such figures for their starting salary, their expectations have caused them to stay unemployed
    07/16/2017 - 1:47 am | View Website
  • Why Universal Basic Income and tax breaks won’t save us ...
    UBI will not solve the social problems that come from loss of people's purpose in life and of their social stature and identity — which jobs provide.
    06/9/2017 - 11:13 am | View Website
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