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Coping with recession

The U.S. economic recovery hasn’t felt much like one even for people who managed to find new jobs after being laid off. Most of them have had to settle for less payrecession. Only 56 percent of Americans laid off from January 2009 through December 2011…

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Half of Workers Have Found Jobs

We get it: The economy sucks. But, new research suggests that maybe, just maybe, it’s starting to get better. Forty-one percent of workers who were laid off from full-time jobs in the last three months reported they found a new full-time, permanent position while another…

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What employers are saying

The good news? Only 14 percent of employers plan to increase headcount in the next three months. The bad news? Another 14 percent plan to reduce headcount. The goodA andA bad news? 64 percent of employers expect no change in headcount. Translation: This group isn’t planning on…

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