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Day 38 – On a mission

What do I want to do with my life? That remains the singularly most terrifying and also wildly thrilling part of this unemployment thing. Because, you see, I can potentially do anything. 429 more words


When The U.S. Economy Can't Employ Enough People, Why Import Millions More?

People have migrated throughout history; a few because they wanted something and many because the fled something. Few have left their homes unless they felt driven to do so; homes are a heavy investment to abandon, even with a known reception at the new home, a rare event. 557 more words


Still raining...

100 Happy days – Day 71
More crafting… and a nice dinner with the fam.

I am feeling a bit anxious today – about possibly getting a job.   76 more words

100 Happy Days

Strong Employment Figures for First Coast's September

The local economy continues to steam along and the unemployment rate dipped to 5.68%, lower than the state’s (6.1%) and the nation (5.9%).  Some 8,000 jobs were created in the region in September, 5,000 of which were in Duval County alone.  29 more words

Jobs/JAX Economy

Unemployment numbers continued to improve in September

Gasoline prices aren’t the only numbers declining. Local unemployment figures continue to improve. The Ottawa-Streator Area September unemployment rate was 7.6%, down more than three percent from last September. 60 more words

DWD's re-institution of the flier for the unemployment clinic

Back in July 2014, I noted that the the unemployment clinic I help manage was experiencing a notable decline in clientèle.

The clinic is now happy to… 27 more words


Draft Email to Parents

I don’t have enough peak minutes to talk on the phone much. But you need to put me above spending money on your dogs. I’m the one you created, and you have more money than at least 80% of Americans. 240 more words