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Palm Beach County unemployment falls to 5% in February

Palm Beach County unemployment fell to 5 percent last month, down from 5.3 percent in January, Florida’s labor department said today.

Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment was 5.6 percent, slightly above the U.S. 72 more words

Florida Economy

Getting scientists to move to Palm Beach County still a challenge, biotech leaders say

Florida’s $1.5 billion investment in medical research finally is bearing fruit, biotech leaders insist — but recruiting chemists and other scientists to Palm Beach County remains a tough task. 109 more words

Florida Economy

Florida incomes rose last year, but still trail national average

Good news: Florida income growth rose 4.6 percent last year, the 11th-fastest pace in the nation.

Bad news: Florida’s per capita income of $42,645 ranks 28th nationally and trails the national level of $46,129. 17 more words

Florida Economy

'Silicon Valley to millennials: Drop dead' (Opinion) - CNN.com

It’s time to work hard, and then work harder:

The commonly held belief is that with hard work and a good education, a young person in America can get a good job.

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Education

Quarter Life Crisis

I’m feeling very John Mayer today. I’m going through a quarter life crisis. I can’t quite remember which song he sang these lyrics on.  Perhaps it was “Why Georgia”?  275 more words

Job requirements are out of control

To the faculty of Sweet Briar College, behold the four-page list of job requirements for a full-time Assistant Professor of History at Lansing Community College. 402 more words

Memoirs Of A SLACer

Pan Kisses Kafka: An Adjunct's Take on the MFL Job Market

Misery loves company, my friends.  Rebecca Schuman of the blog Pan Kisses Kafka did a post a little over a year ago when a number-crunching friend of hers explained the current state of the job market for German teachers.  228 more words

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