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Interview #3: The Big-Bad Interview, Part 1, September 2010

The Big-Bad Interview.

We all have had or will have an awful interview at some point in our lives. Unless, however, you are a computer nerd because you are always expected to suck in social situations, and considering that I just said “computer nerd” means that I have no idea what I’m talking about when it comes to technical careers. 394 more words

Job Hunting: I'll F***ing Take Anything (and So Will Everyone Else)

I tried to leave Portland for good

I’m glad someone finally got around to making fun of Portland, and it turned out to be one of my favorite musicians from Sleater-Kinney. I embarked on my four year overseas tenure in 1998 for Israel. 228 more words


Oregon Unemployment Benefits Calculator

I lost my job all of a sudden without any fault of my own. The company was not doing well and decided to close down for an indefinite period. 235 more words

Filing Unemployment In Oregon

Podcast: Crushing green shoots under the heels of our boots

Derek Stubbs and Hans Eisenbeis discuss how much worse the economy could get, and companies that are nevertheless thriving.

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Oregon, Carolinas Led Increase in U.S. Unemployment

According to Bloomberg: “Unemployment climbed in 49 U.S. states in January, showing no region has escaped the worsening recession. The jobless rate jumped by at least one percentage point in 23 states from December to January, led by a surge of 1.6 points in North Carolina, Oregon and South Carolina, the Labor Department said today in Washington. 14 more words


9% unemployed in Oregon

According to Portland Business Journal: “In December 174,819 Oregonians were unemployed, an increase of 69,966 from the December 2007 level of 104,853. December marked… 71 more words