youth unemployment

With Job Opportunities At Record Low, Teens Need Not Apply

With Job Opportunities At Record Low, Teens Need Not Apply

In a tough labor market for most, youngest find disaster

The youngest job seekers are shut out of the labor market, along with their older siblings. There‚Äôs only one way they can stack the odds in their favor. Read More »

Europe's Youth Unemployment: Bad And Getting Worse

Europe's Youth Unemployment: Bad And Getting Worse

By Greg Keller PARIS (AP) -- Europe is failing its youth, and none more than its ethnic and religious minorities. As Europe slides back into recession, young graduates from the Class of 2012 across Europe are returning from their summer holidays and finding that even their hard-won university diplomas are... Read More »

10 Countries Where Young People Can't Find a Job

10 Countries Where Young People Can't Find a Job

By 24/7 Wall St., Introduction by Jake Thiewes Unemployment is not just a problem in the United States. According to new data from Eurostat, the 17 countries that both use the euro as currency and belong to the European Union is 11.1 percent, compared to 8.3 percent in the U.S. When it comes to youth... Read More »

Youth Unemployment Seen As 'Scarring' By Global Group

Youth Unemployment Seen As 'Scarring' By Global Group

By Annalyn Censky NEW YORK -- As the jobs crisis drags on, high unemployment could permanently damage the economic prospects of the world's youngest workers, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development warned Tuesday. A lack of jobs for workers ages 15 to 24 could create a "scarring effect"... Read More »

10 College Majors With The Highest Unemployment Rates [Infographic]

10 College Majors With The Highest Unemployment Rates [Infographic]

In this era of high unemployment, many parents and students wonder which college degrees pay off -- and which don't. A recent study by Georgetown University Center on Education looked at earnings and unemployment rates among recent and seasoned degree holders as well as those with graduate degrees and found... Read More »

Unemployed Woman Forced To Live A Lie

Unemployed Woman Forced To Live A Lie

Sukhraj Beasla is a successful 30-year-old, recently promoted at LaSalle Bank from trust manager to assistant vice president. At least that's what Beasla's parents' friends think, when her parents brag about their go-getting daughter at dinner or temple. At least that's what they thought until CNN published... Read More »

Young Woman Forgoes Rat Race To Run Across America

Young Woman Forgoes Rat Race To Run Across America

When Forrest Gump decided to go for a little run one day, and keep running, to the end of town, to the end of the county, to the end of the state, to coast to coast to coast, the world didn't get it. "Why are you running?" the press hounded. "For world peace? For the homeless? For women's rights? For the... Read More »

Pope Under Fire From Jobless Spanish Youth

Pope Under Fire From Jobless Spanish Youth

When Pope Benedict XVI landed in Madrid on Thursday, the conversation focused more on the economy than the spirit. His visit is for the Catholic Church's World Youth Day, but it's taken on a weightier significance in a country with over 20 percent unemployment -- the highest in ailing Europe -- and with nearly... Read More »

Young People Take the Economy Into Their Own Hands

Young People Take the Economy Into Their Own Hands

Politicians love to talk about young people. Debt is hoisted "on the backs of Americans of the next generation," warns Michele Bachmann. We must free ourselves so that "our children" are "free to pursue their dreams" says Tim Pawlenty. Let's "win the future," says President Obama, for "our kids." But where... Read More »

Working For Mom And Dad, Not So Bad After All

Working For Mom And Dad, Not So Bad After All

In "The Godfather," Michael Corleone goes against the wishes of his family and shirks a life of organized crime. In "The Jazz Singer," Jakie Rabinowitz rejects the path of his ancestors to sing ragtime on the club circuit. Ditching the family business and striking out on your own is a well-known narrative... Read More »

Search Jobs

In Partnership With
Keywords:
Location:

Search Articles

Top Companies Hiring

April 13 - April 20

Looking for work? See what companies added new openings this week.