I am still on unemployment, but I did have a few interviews and was called back for a second next week! Hopefully in the next few weeks the % will go down as things maybe go back to normal?
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Americans filed 1.5 million new unemployment claims last week as businesses reopened from COVID-19 shutdowns. Total initial claims, a rough gauge of layoffs in the US, top 45 million in 13 weeks. Ref. USAToday.
Record-breaking 4.3 million Americans quit their jobs in August, government data shows. August saw a record-breaking rate of Americans leaving their jobs, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. People are leaving jobs to look for higher pay and better conditions, experts say. Ref. USAToday.