unemployment

Will Community Colleges Solve the Unemployment Crisis?

Community colleges seem to be getting a lot more attention these days.  NBC’s hit show Community, which focuses on the everyday experiences of an eclectic group of community college students premiered its third season last Thursday.  Our Second Lady, Dr. Jill Biden, moonlights as a professor at a North Virginia Community College.  More importantly, the Federal government announced on Monday that they would be investing nearly $500 million to community

The Digitally Unemployed: Are 20-Somethings Searching Online?

As 20-Somethings (see iPhone, Bon Iver tickets and a Fair Trade iced latte in hand) attempt to enter the workforce in a time when the unemployment rate teeters just below 10%, it would be no surprise to me to see this computer-savvy generation looking to the internet for guidance. As a recent college grad, I know the pains of job searching. With the unemployment rate rising in June and college