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Online Job Postings Seeing Rapid Growth
Applications for unemployment benefits jumped in the United States to a seasonally-adjusted 329,000 last week, up 24,000 from the week before. Unemployment is still high at 6.7 percent. But for job seekers, especially those with college educations, researchers at a prominent University in Washington say finding a job can be as easy as logging on to a computer.
It used to be that looking for a job meant pounding the pavement, knocking on doors and poring over help-wanted ads.