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US Unemployment Rates Spike For Veterans, Teens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. job market extended its momentum into the new year as employers added 257,000 jobs in January and wages jumped. The overall unemployment rate ticked up to 5.7 percent, but the rate rose because of a good reason: More Americans felt encouraged enough to start looking for jobs, and because some didn’t find work right away, they increased the number of unemployed. 209 more words

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Inspire a Lifetime of Change: Join our #20Launch Club

Did you know that just $20.00 can launch a lifetime of change for one of our participants?  When you join our #20Launch Club, one participant receives a soft cover book that you can dedicate, and a hot meal during their next workshop.  416 more words

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Daunting Odds and Impossible Choices

Imagine what it is like to be just 14, but have suffered abuse at home, being told that you are not wanted, or realizing that the streets would be safer than sure injury from someone in your family.  674 more words

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KXLY: Teen unemployment hits 44 year high

3 part series dedicated to exploring the effects of the US’s highest minimum wage on area businesses.

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KXLY: WA Teen Unemployment 4th Highest In US

3 part series dedicated to exploring the effects of the US’s highest minimum wage on area businesses.

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KXLY: Teen unemployment at 25 percent in Spokane County

3 part series dedicated to exploring the effects of the US’s highest minimum wage on area businesses.

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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: WRITING FOR THE SOUL WORKSHOP™ OFFERS SOURCE FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL

Often, the only contact that most business has with a local non-profit is when the non-profits ask for a donation. The question raised for the small business is, “What is in it for my business?” A fair question given the challenges of running a small company with even smaller margins, so what is in it for each business? 594 more words

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