Expert’s tip on joblessness: ‘God takes us through tests for our good’ - Nooganomics
print Joblessness in the United States is just above 8 percent, with the rate in my home state of Tennessee at 8.5 percent. The official numbers probably give a lowball figure for the true number of men and women seeking employment. Len M. Allen, author of a book on how to survive long-term unemployment, says the number of frustrated job seekers is 25 percent of the workforce. His handy paperback book Unemployed: Life in the Wilderness (Eloquent Books, 2010, 94 pages) describes itself as a “practical guide for living with unemployment.” Mr. Allen makes no effort in the book to