What Will Happen to the 41 Percent of Jobless Who Changed Careers?


The Great Recession has left havoc in in its wake, according to the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers. Of those who lost jobs since 2009, 41 percent had to change careers to find work. And of those field switchers, 70 percent had to take a pay cut, reports The New York Times.

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