Breaking the “College for Everyone” Mindset

Job U book review

I've seen far too many young people graduate college with tens of thousands in dollars in student loan debt and still struggle to find full-time work, so when I had an opportunity to grab a free review copy of "Job U" from BloggingForBooks.org I couldn't resist. Written by Nicolas Wyman, CEO of the Institute for Workplace Skills and Innovation, Job U is an ambitious book … [Read more...]

How Far Would You Move For A Job Opportunity?

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The US unemployment rate has improved dramatically since the dark days of 2009 when about ten percent of the population was unemployed. But even so, many people are still having a hard time finding a job that paid as well as the one they lost.  Many unemployed workers are being forced to expand their job search to locations they would have previously considered too far.  … [Read more...]