Monthly Archives: July 2009
The job outlook in New York keeps going from bad to worse. The spectacular crash of Wall Street and the investment banks and law firms has devastated many lives and really weakened the overall NY economy. Continue reading
The employment situation in Michigan keeps going from bad to worse. The auto industry has been on decline for many years, but it is really on the ropes now. Thankfully, with the bailout money from the federal government and bankruptcy restructuring, hopefully this great industry will emerge stronger than ever. The highest rate in the nation, with the Michigan unemployment rate at 15.2% in June 2009. Continue reading
These job search engines will help you focus in on just the kinds of jobs you’re looking for, and selectively submit your resume to the companies and jobs that best fit what you’re looking for, as well as your resume. Continue reading
One of the first things that crosses your mind is: How will I pay my bills?
You need to be keenly aware of the gap between your layoff and when you will receive your first unemployment check. Continue reading
Are you having trouble finding your local unemployment office? Just check out our A-Z list of state unemployment websites, choose your state, and look up your town or city. Be sure to check out the rest of our articles for … Continue reading
The government has passed a new law to help people replace their old gas guzzler of a car with a newer, more fuel efficient model. The program, called Cash For Clunkers, gives new car buyers up to $4,500 towards the purchase of a new car that is more fuel efficient. … If you’ve been recently laid off and you already have a car, it is best to focus on your job search and saving money as opposed to buying a new car. Continue reading