Thursday, July 29, 2010
Unemployed Professionals Grapple with New Job-hunting Techniques
VOAVideo: Unemployed Professionals Grapple with New Job-hunting Techniques
President Obama signed a bill last week extending unemployment benefits to 99 weeks. The extension will affect 1.4 million unemployed Americans and help ease the longest bout of joblessness since the great Depression. VOA's Jeff Swicord visited a career counseling center outside Washington D.C. to get a feel for what job seekers are going through.