WEBSITES

Career Toolbox: 100+ Places to Find Jobs—A great clearing house of websites to help with finding many types of jobs, skilled and unskilled, with an explanation of each website: www.mashable.com

Career Overview—Blogs on unemployment, job search, careers, and finance; job search and career resources: www.careeroverview.com

Unemployedworkers.org—Current issues and legislation on unemployment, including updated resource and benefits information: www.unemployedworkers.org

ARTICLES

Amadeo, Kimberly: Long-Term Unemployed: What It Is, Causes and Effects, April 2016 ⎮See Also: The Nine Types of Unemployment, Which is Worst?

The New York Times: Unemployment Articles and Archives

The Huffington Post: Long Term Unemployed

US News and World Report: The Latest News on Unemployment

ORGANIZATIONS

Platform to Employment— www.platformtoemployment.com

From the website: The WorkPlace developed P2E to address the need for the long term unemployed to return to work and the employer need to recruit skilled workers.  The program is a public-private partnership which gives businesses a risk-free opportunity to evaluate and consider hiring participants during an eight-week work experience program.

Neighbors Helping Neighbors— www.nhnusa.org

From the website: Membership is open to anyone in career transition, including unemployed or underemployed individuals and recent college graduates, military veterans as well as people re-entering the job market, people preparing for a possible job change, struggling small business owners and anyone looking for part time or volunteer work.

 

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