Remember meForgot password?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter
Connect your Digital Journal account with Facebook or Twitter to use this feature.
Log In Sign Up

Unemployed News

Op-Ed: Losing benefits isn’t prodding unemployed back to work

The verdict is in — cutting unemployment benefits does not help workers. Surprised? Hardly. Squabbles between congressional Republicans and Democrats resulted in the end of federal emergency unemployment benefits for over 2 million Americans.
In the Media by Eliana Robinson

Unemployed French man advertises CV on giant billboard

With the unemployment rate in Europe reaching new highs, a French man has found an ingenious way to find a job. Laurent Le Bret put his CV on a giant billboard next to a busy road.
In the Media by Mark Harradine - 1 comment

Reverse trend: Spaniards traveling to Morocco for work

Tangier - Moroccans have been crossing the Med looking for a better life in Spain for decades. Now the trend is turning in a different direction, as out-of-work Spaniards head south to Morocco's shores.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 2 comments

Op-Ed: Background checks for welfare applicants?

When a world where parents must endure background checks to gain employment should we allow background checks for welfare applicants. If one cannot gain employment or feed their family what will happen next?
In the Media by Micki Hogan - 13 comments

Video: Flashmob brings a bit of joy, smiles to Madrid unemployed

Madrid - As Spain continues to sufferer from growing unemployment and a prolonged financial crisis, a radio station decided to organize a flash mob hoping it would bring a bit of joy to those waiting at an unemployment office.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 3 comments

Random acts of kindness from an unemployed giraffe (video)

Edinburgh - 32-year-old unemployed busker Armstrong Baillie dresses in a giraffe costume and moves around Scotland, performing random acts of kindness to strangers.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

A Civil Engineer's Journey Through the Recession

Being unemployed doesn't mean that a person sits at home and hopes for a job. Would you be willing to move to a different state, separated from your spouse, if it means being employed?
In the Media by John Bichler

Unemployed Illinois man finds $150,000 in his garden

An unemployed carpenter in Illinois made a surprising discovery when he went to his vegetable garden to pick broccoli for dinner and instead found a duffel bag stuffed full of money that totaled over $150,000.
In the Media by Kim I. Hartman - 6 comments

Job Ads; the unemployed need not apply

New York - The 14 million Americans still out of work, some of them for up to five years, are being hit with job ads on huge websites like Monster and Career-Builder and even Craigslist that state clearly that unemployed workers are not wanted.
In the Media by Joan Firstenberg - 3 comments

US unemployment rate moves up to 9.1%, economy hits ‘brick wall’

Washington - The US Labor Department newly-released unemployment numbers for May show the nation adding just 54,000 jobs, the lowest number in eight months, and one chief economist noted the economy has hit a “brick wall.”
In the Media by Lynn Herrmann - 2 comments
  1 2 3 Next»

Set up a news alert for


Latest News
Top News

Unemployed Image

The Employees - rock-indie band from Chicago  IL  USA
The Employees
The Employees - rock-indie band from Chicago, IL, USA

Unemployed Blogs

Out of work and over 50

Don't let anyone tell you that job opportunities are abundant when you reach your fifties. Forget it! The fact is that...
Nov 17, 2011 by Michael McCormick - 5 comments

Down But Not Out, stories from the jobless

There's a new Tumblr blog chronicling the many stories of the unemployed in the U.S. Created by a Yahoo! team, Down But...
Jul 21, 2011 in  New and Cool Websites by David Silverberg - 1 comment

Unemployed at 54

Well, I just lost my day job today. I am a little upset but I got a good severance package...well, not that great but...
Apr 15, 2011 in  Writers Group by Susan Keeping - 7 comments


Help & Support

News Links

copyright © 2014   |   powered by dell servers