More Than 7 In 10 Us Teens Jobless In Summer

Once a rite of passage to adulthood, summer jobs for teens are disappearing. Fewer than three in 10 American teenagers now hold jobs such as running cash registers, mowing lawns or busing restaurant tables from June to August. The decline has been particularly sharp since 2000, with employment for 16- to 19-year-olds falling to the lowest level since World War ...

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ASK NEWS:
  • Thumbs up - Sanford Herald
    THUMBS UP: Jobless rate Central Carolina counties received some very good ... Leadership program is under way, with eight teens ranging from 13 to ...
    08/3/2014 - 5:19 am | View Link
  • Opening of Saudi market for investors a boost for GCC in '15 - HispanicBusiness.com
    ... the average net income growth of UAE banks has been in the high teens. ... eventually regained the 2.5 per cent yield, as jobless claims fell ...
    08/3/2014 - 4:48 am | View Link
  • Opening of Saudi market for investors a boost for GCC in ’15 - Khaleej Times
    ... the average net income growth of UAE banks has been in the high teens. ... eventually regained the 2.5 per cent yield, as jobless claims fell ...
    08/2/2014 - 11:39 am | View Link
  • Daytona program helps blind teens be more independent - Daytona Beach News Journal
    ... show that blind people are more likely to be jobless than sighted ... Pekich wants to help the teens and young adults become as independent as ...
    08/1/2014 - 1:10 pm | View Link
  • Program aids blind teens - Daytona Beach News Journal
    ... show that blind people are more likely to be jobless than sighted ... Pekich wants to help the teens and young adults become as independent as ...
    08/1/2014 - 10:07 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Waconia FCCLA receives Financial Fitness Award
    Over 1,000 middle and high school students gathered for Minnesota FCCLA’s (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) annual State Leadership Conference held in Bloomington April 10-12. This year’s student-created theme was “Courage to Pursue, Dreams Come True!” Chapters from across the state competed in STAR (Students Taking Action with Recognition) Events, participated in youth-training ...
    06/9/2014 - 9:12 am | View Link
  • 'ILoveCollege' Clothing Line Makes Ambition Fashionable for Teens
    A line of T-shirts and bags gets kids excited about college.
    06/5/2014 - 7:05 pm | View Link
  • Teens accused of killings called 'stupid, selfish'
    A couple described by one of their relatives as "young, stupid and selfish" have been accused of killing the man's grandparents so he could get his inheritance: an inexpensive house and $20,000, according to court...
    06/5/2014 - 3:45 am | View Link
  • Bringing job help to job seekers
    An effort to bring more help for the jobless in St. Lucie County is underway with a new resource center opening in Fort Pierce.
    06/3/2014 - 6:47 pm | View Link
  • Youth unemployment reaching alarming rates
    If you’re 16 to 19 years old, be thankful you don’t live in Southern California, where the unemployment rate for your demographic is 54.2 percent. Or, for that matter, forget about moving to the Pacific Northwest, where teen joblessness is 53.8 percent. Even closer to home, in, say, Chicago, one-third of your peers don’t have jobs.
    06/1/2014 - 7:00 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    Now you see people twice your age working there." "It's been tough the last few years," concurred Marianne McCarney-Haesche, assistant director of the Rockland County Youth Bureau, especially for high school kids who usually don't start looking for jobs ...
    07/14/2014 - 4:52 pm | View Link
  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections Melissa Wildman, center, goes through job training with Roddmy Remy during Rockland Youth Bureau's TEACH program at Rockland Community College in Ramapo on July 8, 2014. Check out this story on lohud.com ...
    07/13/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Miss. leads in jobless teens
    Mississippi had the highest unemployment rate among teenagers in the U.S. last year, with three of every 10 teens out of work, preliminary federal data shows. Mississippi’s 32.3 percent jobless rate for 2013 among 16- to 19-year-olds was the highest of ...
    03/26/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Ohio teen jobless rate better than U.S. average
    The job market is tough for teenage workers. Across the country, the jobless rate for those 16 to 19 years old sits at 23 percent. In Ohio, things are a little better. The current unemployment rate for teenage workers in Ohio is 19 percent, according ...
    03/10/2014 - 1:08 am | View Link
  • Jobless Rate for Black Teens: 38.2%
    and down less than a percentage point from the 38.8 percent black teen unemployment rate BLS reported in August 2012. The jobless rate for black teenagers hovered in the 40 percent range all summer, prime earning time for students trying to save for college.
    09/6/2013 - 2:56 am | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
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    08/29/2014 - 7:21 pm | View Website
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    HOUSEHOLD DATA Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age
    08/29/2014 - 8:37 am | View Website
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    Montana Unemployment Insurnace Home Page, employer information, job seeker information, laws, rules
    08/28/2014 - 1:29 am | View Website
  • Minimum Wage: Teen Unemployment
    The Teen Unemployment Crisis: Questions and Answers Why is teen unemployment rising? High minimum wage rates lead to unemployment for teens. One of the prime reasons ...
    08/27/2014 - 3:13 pm | View Website
  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connectionsJobless teens told: Keep at itA teen who misses out on a job at this stage could end up making less money ...
    07/14/2014 - 11:51 pm | View Website
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