Opportunity Knocks – Are You There?
JULY 17, 2014
It seems that when things change for the worse, they tend to do so very quickly- like rising gas prices. When the Great Recession hit in 2007, the impact on the job market was felt immediately and unemployment peaked at 10 percent only a couple years later in 2009. Technological advances during the recession played a role in eliminating some jobs, while others were “shipped” out of the country. million jobs between 2012 and 2022 accounting for more than half of all new jobs.