Why can`t you find a job at a time when unemployment in Wisconsin is so low?

With Wisconsin’s 3 percent unemployment rate near historic lows, logic would say that anyone who wants a job can get one.

Don’t tell that to some job seekers who have hunted in vain. 

Lack of training or qualifications are obvious reasons why an employer will discount a job candidate in a heartbeat.

But employers might also be rejecting candidates because of other barriers and perceptions of how those barriers might affect the person’s performance.

There’s an undercurrent of job seekers, even in this tight labor market, who want to work but get rejected over and over...

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Ken Notes: We need to fix this...



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