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RallyPoint, a LinkedIn for Veterans, Battles Unemployment

Following four years of active duty in the Army, and another 12 serving in military-related civilian positions, Nicole Jensen ran into an unexpected problem: She couldn’t find a job. 789 more words

General

Not all startups are lead by men. They're also not all in tech...

Three months ago I joined a club? Would this be called a club? Are clubs even still cool? A women’s group, maybe? At any rate, it’s called… 501 more words

Business

6 Legitimate Worries Everyone Has When They Start A New Job (And How To Overcome Them)

Worry #1: Do I actually know what I’m doing?

When you’re young, regardless of your work experience, qualifications, and knowledge, you still might be plagued with nervousness and confusion on your first few days or weeks of a new job. 888 more words

Nigeria - 4.5 Million new jobs required annually report says

A report by the Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme, NSRP, indicates that Nigeria should create 4.5 million jobs annually to tackle the high level of unemployment in the country. 1,031 more words

In The News

How The TUC Always Planned To Abandon Out of Work Benefit Claimants

The TUC’s shameful support of workfare may be part of a deliberate strategy of trying to win support for the welfare state by abandoning those they believe people see as the ‘undeserving poor’. 902 more words

Fighting Back

Youth unemployment in Australia - The Brotherhood of St Laurence has just released a new report

The Brotherhood of St Laurence has today released a new report on the growing scourge of youth unemployment and underemployment in Australia, which is at the worst level since records began in 1978, with more than 580,000 Australians aged 15 to 24 either under-employed or unemployed: 182 more words

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Getting Nervous

100 Happy Days  – Day 19 (a day late)
Went to visit my aunt.  Haven’t been to that house in ages.  Had a nice afternoon.  146 more words

100 Happy Days