In Uptown Charlotte, Construction Activity Picking Up The Pace - Southeast Construction ... are seeing more and more young urban ... of the nonprofit advocacy group ... The Charlotte area's jobless rate ... "People in the ... 11/12/2014 - 6:32 am | View Link
Startup weekend Imphal: Unique Taste Company, ACS Medical Advocacy, ... - Kangla Online Model ACS Medical Advocacy was ... not be considered as people who are ... employment to many jobless, he said ... the state motivated the ... 11/11/2014 - 11:29 am | View Link
Leaders Prepare for Surge of Young Job-Seekers Political leaders, philanthropists, advocacy organizations and media met at a conference Friday to address the "dire" effects of youth unemployment. 10/24/2014 - 2:06 pm | View Link
Why Millennials' Woes Could Harm the World's Economy Millennials will not be the only ones suffering the consequences if we let youth unemployment rates soar unabated. 10/24/2014 - 5:21 am | View Link
If this generation continues to stumble, the economy will fall Analysis: Millennials will not be the only ones suffering the consequences if we let youth unemployment rates soar unabated. Charles M. Sennott NEW YORK — After a year-long reporting effort by The GroundTruth Project, a clearer picture is emerging of a millennial generation facing an uncertain global economy. Our team of 21 GroundTruth reporting fellows journeyed to 11 countries to tell the ... 10/23/2014 - 11:41 am | View Link
Election 2014: Obama woos Millennials at 'tech incubator' (+video) Young adults are critical to Democrats' chances in Nov. 4 midterms. President Obama will acknowledge their job and student-debt woes, but tout gains in health coverage and employment. 10/9/2014 - 10:49 pm | View Link
Election 2014: Obama woos Millennials at 'tech incubator' President Obama reaches out Thursday to young voters, a key demographic for Democrats in next month’s midterm elections. 10/9/2014 - 12:55 pm | View Link
Scheme for local jobless defended "It's such a positive thing - getting young people into employment ... She said exploitation of Flexi-Wages "would be abuse of the system". Beneficiaries advocacy and information service manager Karen Pattie - whose service manages 3000 inquiries a ... 10/27/2014 - 10:57 am | View Link
Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections The Center for American Progress, a nonprofit civil advocacy organization ... "Back in the day ... teenagers, young adults, would work at Playland or Target or Walmart. Now you see people twice your age working there." "It's been tough the last few ... 07/14/2014 - 5:07 pm | View Link
The Young & the Jobless According to the latest census data, 40 percent of unemployed workers are Millennials which equates to 4.6 million unemployed young people — 2 million long ... year-olds is 15 percent according to youth advocacy group Generation Opportunity. 07/7/2014 - 8:59 pm | View Link
Charlotte's lower jobless rate doesn't tell millennials' story But a study from the Young Invincibles, a post-recession youth advocacy group, makes various calculations of lost tax revenue and additional social spending due to unemployed young people. It further argues that the generation called “millennials” are ... 01/8/2014 - 12:42 am | View Link
The cost of jobless youth: $9 billion in lost taxes While this generation is facing long-term problems from years of unemployment, the entire nation is facing massive hidden costs, according to a new report by youth advocacy group the ... more money on unemployed young people than it would cost to invest ... 01/7/2014 - 5:55 pm | View Link
Scott Gerber ~ Young Entrepreneur, Youth Unemployment ... Scott Gerber is an expert on youth entrepreneurship, youth unemployment in America, recent college grad unemployment and small business. He is a serial entrepreneur ... 11/22/2014 - 9:12 pm | View Website
Young Invincibles | Elevating the voices of Young ... Young Invincibles is a national non-profit organization that focuses on empowering young Americans with information regarding healthcare, jobs, economic opportunity ... 11/22/2014 - 8:27 am | View Website
Unemployment Unemployment (or joblessness) occurs when people are without work and actively seeking work. The unemployment rate is a measure of the prevalence of unemployment and ... 11/21/2014 - 10:18 pm | View Website
Youth employment The Brotherhood of St Laurence has launched a national campaign My Chance, Our Future to draw attention to the crisis of youth unemployment in Australia. 11/21/2014 - 2:11 pm | View Website
How Many Young People are Unemployed? 15% of young people are unemployed in the US, which is approximately twice the national average. This is equivalent to over four million people under the age of 25 ... 11/21/2014 - 6:48 am | View Website
Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) - Boko Haram gunmen killed 48 fish vendors in Nigeria's restive Borno State, near the border with Chad, the head of the fish traders association told AFP on Sunday."Scores of Boko Haram fighters blocked a route linking Nigeria with Chad near the fishing village of Doron Baga on the shores of Lake Chad on Thursday and killed a group of 48 fish traders on their way to Chad to buy fish," Abubakar Gamandi said.
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Jacob Wallenberg, the 58-year-old head of one of Europe's most enduring family dynasties, is trying to work out how the empire controlling much of Sweden's economy could look with a woman or someone without the family name at the helm.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - With Russia's economy battered by economic sanctions and plunging oil prices, President Vladimir Putin has allowed the central bank to administer strong medicine, sharply raising interest rates even as it freed the rouble to float.