Unemployment Resources

February 21, 2009 7:35:24 AM PST
As unemployment continues to rise and the economy continues to fall, we've put together a page of links, tips and resources to help you through these tough times. Unemployment Benefits by State:

New York: Department of Labor Unemployment Insurance

New Jersey: Department of Labor and Workforce Development Unemployment Insurance

Connecticut: Department of Labor Unemployment Insurance

Job Posting Web sites:


Monster is the leading global online careers property that has changed the way people look for jobs; the way employers look for people; and the way companies connect with their target audience.

More than 75 million of Monster's visitors have established personalized accounts that take advantage of the site's wide breadth of services, including a global resume database and proprietary job search agent technology that enable people to better manage their careers.


As the U.S.'s largest online job site, CareerBuilder.com puts more than 1.6 million jobs in front of poised job seekers wherever they are - at home or work - in print and on the Internet. More than 23 million unique visitors come to the site every month to check out opportunities in every industry, field and job type.


As a leader in the online recruiting industry, Yahoo! HotJobs (www.hotjobs.com) has revolutionized the way people manage their careers and the way companies hire talent. Yahoo! HotJobs' tools and advice put job seekers in control of their careers and make it easier and more cost-effective for employers and staffing firms to find qualified candidates. In addition to its popular consumer job board, Yahoo! HotJobs provides employers, recruiters, and staffing agencies with progressive recruiting solutions.

For Quintessential Careers' list of the top 50 job posting sites, visit QuintCareers.com/top_50_sites.html.

Unemployment Resources:


Offers a state-by-state breakdown of everything you need to know about unemployment insurance based on where you live. Also has links to state offices, information and frequently asked questions, as well as forms, publications and applications.


Has the latest information on jobs, wages and the global economy. Discusses hot topics, offers blogs and has information on unions.


About.com's "How To Deal With Unemployment" page. Lists tips and strategies, as well as helpful links.

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