Tuesday, January 13, 2009
New York City Job Fairs: Chasing Fools Gold
As unemployment numbers continue to rise, job fairs seem to offer promise for those who are out of work. But do they really work? Recent job fairs around the city are equivalent to waiting on line to participate in an American Idol Contest.
Today, a job fair in New York City is like chasing fools gold. You're not sure if gold really exist, but you're afraid that if you do not search for it, someone else may strike pay dirt. So just what are we supposed to do? That's the six million dollar question that the unemployed would like to answer pretty soon.