After the last debate, we asked you who won. Obama received 12,652 LIKES & Romney received 2,216 RE-BLOGS/Comments. Who did you think did better tonight?
It’s the first time in 15 years that college enrollment numbers have dropped. LIKE=Education should be a priority! REBLOG=The Presidential candidates should talk more about their plans for higher education.
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Millennials just aren’t buying homes like the last generation did. Why? To minimize costs. Between student debt and a lack of jobs that pay well, the expense of home ownership is more intimidating than ever! Have you purchased your first home yet? If not, why? OUR TIME wants to know!
Today’s job report showed bad news for everybody, but especially bad news for Millennials. It’s not that members of our generation are losing jobs - it’s that there simply aren’t enough jobs to go around.
For most Americans, today’s jobs report was merely bad. For young people, though, the news was just downright awful.
After declining for most of the summer, the unemployment rate for workers between the ages of 16 and 19 popped up again, rising from 23.8 percent to 24.6 percent. Among 20-to-24 year olds, it hopped to 13.9 percent from 13.5 percent in July.
These numbers don’t necessarily mean that thousands of young people are suddenly getting laid off again. Rather, they’re a sign of how hard it still is for teens and early twenty-somethings to find work.
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Are you a starving college student trying to figure out how to stretch your food budget into something that will sustain you through this afternoon’s lecture on multi-variable calculus? Here are a few recipes that will leave both your wallet and your belly feeling full!
National Service could be the key to not only addressing youth unemployment, but also addressing many of the serious challenges our nation faces. As such, OUR TIME’s proposed “1 Million Jobs” plan is the latest topic of discussion on idealist.org!
If you haven’t already done so, sign the 1 Million Jobs petition today at www.onemillionnewjobs.org!
On set w/ Renee Zellweger, George Nolfi, and ‘the twins’ (from right to left) for a Funny Or Die video about onemillionnewjobs.org! Video guaranteed to be hysterical… Coming in a few days!!