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  • Australia's unemployment rate hits 5.6%

    Australia's unemployment rate has jumped to its highest level in more than three years and is expected to rise further, boosting the chances of further interest rate cuts.

    Written by Evan Schwarten12 April 13 10:20
  • Record numbers employed: Roy Morgan

    The number of employed Australians grew to a record 11.22m in June, Roy Morgan estimates, but unemployment and underemployment still increased

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling01 July 11 17:54
  • Obama's jobs push arrives as engineers leave IT

    On the eve of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Wednesday, a speech that's expected to focus on the need for jobs, the nation's largest engineering association is warning that the latest jobs data is "discouraging" for engineering.

    Written by Patrick Thibodeau27 Jan. 10 12:02
Features about unemployment
  • IT Careers: Can You Survive Unemployment?

    George Moraetes, an information security executive, hasn't been able to find a steady job in two years. As a result, he's had to consider moving into a smaller home. His wife is losing her patience with him and with their financial situation, and his children tell him he's a loser.

    Written by Meridith Levinson14 April 10 04:02