Tagged: Unemployment

Talking Business

OPB |June 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, talks about the business stories on her radar.

News Roundtable: May 16, 2014

OPB |May 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Is Central Oregon's Economy Turning A Corner?

OPB |March 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Recent unemployment figures suggest that Central Oregon's economy is improving. It was one of the hardest hit by the recession and housing bust.

Who Is The Breadwinner In Your Family?

March 22, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What responsibilities and privileges go along with being the breadwinner, or staying home?

Youth Unemployment

April 19, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.

Responding to Rising Health Care Costs

April 18, 2012 9:15 a.m.

Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.

Talking Business

Jan. 18, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Portland Business Journal editor Rob Smith joins us to discuss local mergers and acquisitions, new exports at the Port of Portland, and increasing losses at the zoo and other Metro-run venues.

From Unemployed to Self-Employed

Sept. 28, 2011 9:40 a.m.

President Obama's jobs act includes a way for unemployed workers to start up new businesses which is modeled after an Oregon program.

Summer Jobs

July 13, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Only one in four teenagers is expected to be employed this summer. Why are teen employment rates hitting record lows?

Finding Work

March 25, 2011 9 a.m.

How do Oregonians really find work?

Creating Sustainable Jobs

Feb. 08, 2011 9 a.m.

What makes a job sustainable?

Unemployed for Ages

Dec. 20, 2010 9 a.m.

How people who have been unemployed for a long time are doing.

Getting Back to Work

July 05, 2010 9 a.m.

A Think Out Loud special about getting back to work.

When Unemployment Benefits Run Out

May 03, 2010 9 a.m.

What happens when there are no more extensions for unemployment benefits and you still haven't found a job?

Northwest Passages: Donald Miller

Dec. 09, 2009 9 a.m.

What does author Donald Miller learn as he edits his real life into a better story?

Jobless Recovery

Sept. 21, 2009 9 a.m.

How do people get by when their unemployment insurance runs out and there are no jobs to be found?

Hard Times

Sept. 07, 2009 9 a.m.

What can we learn, and how may we be united, by these hard times?

The State of Black Oregon

July 27, 2009 9 a.m.

What is the state of black Oregon?

12,000 Jobs

May 18, 2009 9 a.m.

What do you think of the Governor's plan to create 12,000 new jobs?

Coping in Tough Times

April 13, 2009 9 a.m.

How are people learning to thrive — or at least cope — in a dismal economy?

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