Daily Archives: June 7, 2012

Greece Unemployment Almost 22 % in March, 2012.

June 7, 2012 – Greek unemployment hits 21.9 percent in March: Greece’s unemployment shot up to 21.9   in March, rising sharply from the 15.7 percent rate in the same month last year and up from 21.4 percent in February, the … Continue reading

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Southern Peru.

June 7, 2012 – A Moderate Earthquake Struck Southern Peru: Reuters News stated that, “Copper producers Cerro Verde and Southern Copper said their mining operations were not affected by an earthquake that was felt in southern Peru and northern Chile … Continue reading

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Software Screening Rejects Job Seekers – WSJ.com

June 6, 2012 – Why Good People Can’t Get Jobs:  For every story about an employer who can’t find qualified applicants, there’s a counterbalancing tale about an employer with ridiculous hiring requirements. In many companies, software has replaced recruiters, so … Continue reading

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Mount Baker and the Washington State Volcanoes.

June 7, 2012 – Mount Baker, in Washington State, is Part of Volcano Awareness Month: Glacier-covered Mount Baker (10,770 feet – 3,285 meters), the centerpiece of the Mount Baker Wilderness Area, is seen below from Twin Lakes on the north. … Continue reading

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