Seizing My Opportunity

Mar 21, 12 Seizing My Opportunity

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Welcome to the number one recession survival blog! Sign up for our RSS feed and follow us on Twitter to get the most out of the information provided here. Thanks for joining us! Tweet Last week, I was telling everyone how I had ended my college career standing on a pedestal...

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Entrance Into the Real World

Mar 13, 12 Entrance Into the Real World

Posted by in Recession Opinions, Soul-Survival

Tweet There I was, staring graduation right in the face with mixed feelings of excitement, anticipation and downright fear.  That was last May and at that point I didn’t have any job offers and for the first time in my life, I didn’t have a plan.  But surprisingly, I...

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Is a Double-Dip Recession ‘Round the Corner?

Sep 07, 11 Is a Double-Dip Recession ‘Round the Corner?

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Tweet Hi Readers! Today we have a guest post by Debt Consolidation Care specialist, Samantha Spuckler.  Enjoy! 4 Signs of Yet Another Slump in the US – Is a Double-Dip Recession ‘Round the Corner? After the Standard & Poor’s stripped off the pristine credit rating of...

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Those Damn Unemployment Numbers

Feb 05, 11 Those Damn Unemployment Numbers

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Tweet The unemployment rate dropped by an amazing .4% last month, from 9.4% to 9%.  This represents a drop of almost a full percentage point in the last two months.  While this should be great news, the US economy only created a net 36,000 jobs in January.  Economists...

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Beneath The Unemployment Number

Jan 08, 11 Beneath The Unemployment Number

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Tweet President Obama and members of his administration were quick to herald the .4% drop in the December unemployment rate.  Although this is slightly good news, the creation of 103,000 is paltry and does not point to a robust recovery.  The majority of the new jobs came...

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With A Little Help From My Friends

Jan 01, 11 With A Little Help From My Friends

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Tweet For many of us, 2010 has been a year filled with myriad vicissitudes, both professionally and personally.  For me, the lows were at times so pervasive that I could hardly breathe.  Many people ostensibly subscribe to the notion that adversity builds strength of...

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