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The Real Unemployment Number: 102 Million Working Age Americans Do Not Have A Job

Did you know that the number of working age Americans that do not have a job right now is far higher than it was during the worst moments of the last recession?  165 more words


I have started writing a post three times so far today.

They began:

“Today I feel like a loser…”

“The first year I was underemployed…” 126 more words


If You Do What You Love

A wise person once said, “If you do what you love, then you will never have to work a day in your life.”

I heard this saying so much as a kid. 565 more words


Millennial Challenges

Millennials are dealing with significant challenges in the new economy.

Youth, aged 15 – 24, are facing unemployment rates of more than 12%, almost twice the unemployment rate of the general population. 72 more words


I'm Back (Again)!

Weeellll, HELLO!

I haven’t posted in quite. some. time. Sorry ’bout that. A lot has happened since my last post: dating woes, finding full-time work, moving across town and then having to move back to the other part of town within a year, more dating woes, being swamped by life in general, quitting full-time job because it was terrible, hoping to find a new FT job right away but HAHA life’s never been that easy, and… y’know, those sorts of craptastic hurdles to overcome. 50 more words


Open Letter From A Disgruntled Writer Seeking Freelance Work (To All Potential Recruiters)

Height:  5’7″.  Weight:  170 lbs, thereabouts.  Eyes:  carbonated brown (soda-colored, that is).  Kind to animals domestic and foreign–Wait.  Wrong ad.  Let me start over:

Word-addict, shower-singer, thinks out loud, but only when it counts.   291 more words

An Authentic Job Report

This is mighty Zeus Ocean Storm, our beloved ten-year old yellow Labrador Retriever. His job is to strike adorable poses for my cameras. This one was taken pre-sunrise one Saturday morning.   457 more words

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