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The Top 10 Job Search Fantasies

Roger Wright | Posted 02.16.2015 | Business
Roger Wright

The folks who had the fantasies? They're all working now. But it wasn't so long ago that they were searching for work, more work or better work. A search fueled by fantasies. None of which helped.

Jobless Rates Drop In Most U.S. States -- But Not Illinois

Reuters | Posted 07.18.2013 | Chicago

WASHINGTON, May 17 (Reuters) - Unemployment rates dropped in 43 out of the 50 U.S. states and in the District of Columbia in April from a year befor...

States' 'Slow And Uneven' Recovery

Reuters | Posted 10.06.2012 | Business

Aug 7 (Reuters) - Their revenues are improving and their budget shortfalls are disappearing, but U.S. states face both domestic and international ec...

The 15 Nations With The HIGHEST Unemployment

247wallst.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The global unemployment problem is so huge that the total number of jobless in the ten most populous nations in the world totals 1.1 billion. That is ...

After Layoffs, Incomes Can Take Years To Recover

nytimes.com | MICHAEL LUO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla.- Chuck Dettman said he had not really considered the notion back in 2001 that he and his friends in a job-search support group wou...

Arthur Delaney

Unemployment In June: The Worst-Hit Cities (MAP)

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Unemployment rates climbed in all U.S. metropolitan areas from last June to this June, the government announced on Wednesday. Some of the jumps were d...

Sam Stein

Geithner: The "Crude Reality" Is Unemployment Could Rise As Economy Starts Recovering

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's Treasury Secretary and senior adviser both cautioned on Sunday that while the economy was making strides towards a recovery, unemplo...

For McCain, it's Jobs First in Mexico

Craig Crawford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Crawford

Whose bright idea was it to put the expected GOP nominee in Mexico of all places -- on the day that the next round of jobless numbers were coming out?