The best way to prevent unemployment is to follow a passion in order to gain employment. Another option is to look at various industries that are creating jobs. Getting a part-time job or starting a home business are oth... More »

The unemployment rate affects the economy's debt, taxes and overall growth. When a person loses a job, he is no longer able to pay his debts or taxes, and he spends less. All of these things can be devastating to the eco... More »

To file for extended unemployment compensation, first contact your state's unemployment office to determine if they allow extended benefits, as per the "periods of high unemployment" rule. Once you receive an official no... More »

Mississippi's Department of Employment Security operates WIN Job Centers throughout the state in order to provide services for unemployed Mississippi residents; these services focus both on unemployment claims and job se... More » Business & Finance Careers

In order to apply for unemployment benefits in Washington State in 2015, a person must provide their Social Security number, their name and date of birth as well as employment history during the past 18 months. Applicati... More » Government & Politics Social Services

Following a passion, not giving up, being extraordinary and accepting responsibility are some tips to being successful. Other tips include being a good listener and setting daily goals. More » Business & Finance Careers

A good librarian combines a passion for books with interpersonal communication skills and computer literacy to run an effective library. In addition to a natural inclination to work in a media-driven environment, librari... More »