Tags » Underemployed

Equal Opportunity

As many of you know, I started a non-profit last year to reach the students and young adults of Woodland who were unprepared for high school graduation, unprepared to get or keep a job and most certainly not prepped for moving up a career ladder.  752 more words

The Real Unemployed

Sitting at my dining table on a sunny day in May, I reflect on the myriad choices and decisions that have come our way as members of the “untask force,” otherwise known as the underemployed. 635 more words

stop wasting my time

Two days ago, I thought how amusing that I had stopped looking for retail jobs. I’d deleted all retail job related book marks, deleted all retail job related things on the spreadsheet I use to keep track of things. 394 more words


Entry Level?

When I’m on the hunt for an entry level position, I find a few things puzzling.

Internships have become the new entry level. When you’re on a job board and type in entry level, how many internships come up? 124 more words


Art by Frizz Kid

This is always a good reminder, especially for those who don’t get a paycheck. 21 more words




adjective: underemployed; adjective: under-employed

  1. (of a person) not having enough paid work or not doing work that makes full use of their skills and abilities.
  2. 197 more words

dirty day

I think I’m reaching a point where I have to realize that staying in retail isn’t going to happen. Or maybe I’m not giving it enough time.  598 more words