Month: September 2011

The U.S. is Not a Greek Tragedy

A recent news report made this observation about the Greek financial situation: “… something frighteningly concrete is underway in Greece: the dismantling of a middle-class welfare state in real time – with nothing to replace it.” It is a situation that is both similar to and very different from that in the U.S. today. What’s

Career Insurance

There’s been a new entry in the Journal of Well Intentioned But Dumb Ideas. Assura Group of NY Ltd has just introduced a supplemental unemployment insurance policy. The company claims that, when combined with government unemployment insurance, you can receive up to half of your lost wages for about six months. Why is that a

Job Nation: The 100 Best Employment Sites on the Web

Job Nation: The 100 Best Employment Sites on the Web The American Staffing Association called Peter Weddle the “Zagat” of the online employment industry. Now, you can tap his expertise to find the best employment sites for you. How? Get Job Nation: The 100 Best Employment Sites on the Web. It’s Peter Weddle’s pick of

Job Nation: The 100 Best Employment Sites on the Web

Job Nation: The 100 Best Employment Sites on the Web The American Staffing Association called Peter Weddle the “Zagat” of the online employment industry. Now, you can tap his expertise to find the best employment sites for you. How? Get Job Nation: The 100 Best Employment Sites on the Web. It’s Peter Weddle’s pick of