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10 Worst Things to Say to Someone Who Just Got Laid Off

via insidetech.monster.com Here’s the List of Things Not To Say... 1. "Are you freaked out?" 2. "Do you know what you did to deserve it?" 3. “You’re not unemployed, you’re funemployed!” 4. “Have you started applying for new jobs yet?”... Read more →

Hiring Outlook Good for Accounting Professionals (via @accountingweb)

via www.accountingweb.com"At a time of high unemployment and low hopes, jobs in the accounting and auditing fields are expected to grow. Consider the latest reports. Accountants and auditors should enjoy much faster than average employment growth from 2008 through 2018,... Read more →

Finance Poised for Comeback After Two Years of Job Losses (via @FINSider)

via www.fins.com In the two years from November 2007 to November 2009, financial activities lost over 500,000 jobs, declining from 8.2 million to 7.7 million workers, a 6.7% drop, according to Labor Department statistics compiled by The Wall Street Journal. Read more →