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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  • Low wages and lack of education persist here
    It fell from $47,992 in 2000 to $33,398 in 2014 here due to job losses. The Wilkes jobless rate was in double figures from 2008-2012, and peaked at 13.4 percent. Since then it has continuously dropped and matched the statewide average at 5 percent in 2016.
    09/22/2017 - 5:00 am | View Link
  • 7 challenges BJP faces in Gujarat Assembly elections
    Rising unemployment has remained a major concern for the people of Gujarat. For instance, according to surveys, more than 80 per cent engineers in the state are jobless. 5) Social media campaign Whatever is the final outcome of the Gujarat Assembly ...
    09/22/2017 - 3:59 am | View Link
  • Business briefs: Stocks decline; Mercedes invests in Alabama plant
    Overall, nearly 2 million Americans are collecting jobless aid, down almost 6 percent from a year ago. In early September, jobless claims shot up by the most in five years as Harvey battered Texas. But last week claims in Texas fell 45 percent as more ...
    09/21/2017 - 6:07 am | View Link
  • 3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday
    The projection for unemployment will show that the central bank has achieved its 4.6 percent target for full employment: The jobless rate is at 4.4 percent, near a 16-year low. But the central bank has been going backward in trying to meet its other ...
    09/20/2017 - 4:10 am | View Link
  • India: The Genie of Lawlessness is out of the Bottle
    Without a “monetary” system, the economy rapidly went into a state of trauma. Tens of millions were rendered jobless, as neither employers had the cash to pay salaries and input costs, nor did buyers have the cash to buy their products. Scared of the ...
    09/19/2017 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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  • Worst College Majors for Your Career
    These graduates—both recent grads (within the past five years) and those well into their careers—face a brutal combination of low compensation and high ...
    09/22/2017 - 10:31 pm | View Website
  • 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 ...
    09/22/2017 - 10:31 pm | View Website
  • 1 in 2 new graduates are jobless or underemployed
    About 1.5 million, or 53.6 percent, of bachelor's degree-holders under the age of 25 last year were jobless or underemployed, the highest share in at least ...
    09/22/2017 - 7:07 am | 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!
    09/21/2017 - 2:32 pm | View Website
  • Table A-4. Employment status of the civilian population 25 ...
    Table A-4. Employment status of the civilian population 25 years and over by educational attainment
    09/16/2017 - 10:06 am | View Website
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