Friday, April 10, 2009

Peak Oil Financial Crisis: "Job fair turnout creates gridlock," By Michael Cousineau & Pat Grossmith, The New Hampshire Union Leader, April 10, 2009

MANCHESTER, NH – "A massive turnout at the Project Economy Job Fair sponsored by WMUR triggered gridlock around the Mall of New Hampshire and traffic tie-ups elsewhere yesterday."

"About 10,000 people lobbied employers to obtain one of at least 1,500 available jobs."

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Note: Seasonally Adjusted Unemployment Rates - February 2009

United States 8.1%
New Hampshire 5.3%

1 comment:

Delaware Job Hunters said...

This article reminds me of this quote, "Seasonal unemployment was found to be a state which does not have much employment, for example, rural areas."

But there are career experts who conduct seminars giving advice about the needed skills to compete in today's competitive job market.