New Yorkers with a high school diploma or a GED lost jobs at half the rate of those who did not have them. At a time when unemployment hovers at 9.1 percent in NYC, a GED becomes crucial to finding and retaining a job.
DHS continues to stress that homeless families should be ushered through the shelter system rapidly. NYC's leaders have been enchanted by the idea; their enthusiasm has not been diminished by the lack of results. Read Post
This year more New Yorkers are getting what they really want for the holidays...jobs. Despite a high national unemployment rate, the New York City rate continues to drop from its high of 10.5 percent last year to 9.1 percent. Guess ... Read Post