Job trends undermining the financial ability of young and old

Posted by Danielle Park - Juggling Dynamite

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As the parent of teenagers who are trying to build the early stages of their resume, here is a stat that stood out for me on the weekend: just 1 in 4, 15 to 16 year olds had part-time jobs in Canada this past summer.

ECRI’s Lakshman Achuthan talks with the BBC to put last Friday’s weak US jobs report in the context of larger trends. Here is a direct video link.