Canada Youth Unemployment

'It's Just Exploitation'

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Nicholas Smith is a 22-year-old Torontonian, working on his second unpaid internship after graduating from the University of Toronto last yea...

Lost Generation: The Global Plague Of Youth Unemployment

The Huffington Post | Mohamed Omar, Peter S. Goodman and Chris Kirkham | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada

Infographic by Alissa Scheller for The Huffington Post. What can a university degree and eight years of experience in customer service get you? ...

'Scarring A Generation'

CBC | Posted 09.09.2013 | Canada Politics

The federal government must do more to create jobs and meaningful work experience for youth who are being left out of the economic recovery, says Libe...

Boomer Parents Stretching Finances To Help Adult Kids: Report

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.07.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Along with reduced pensions, low returns on their savings and high debt, Canada's boomer generation is facing an additional burden as they ea...

This Really Is Your Parents' Job Market

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Conventional wisdom would suggest that Jonathan Glencross has a bright and secure future ahead of him.Anyone who completed an undergraduate ...

Rachel Mendleson

A Bigger Problem For Youth Than Unemployment?

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Business

There’s plenty of hand-wringing over high youth unemployment in the wake of the recession, but according to a new study, the plight of the young and...

Help!

CBC | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Business

Students need help from the federal government to find summer jobs, Liberal MP Scott Brison said Wednesday. Citing statistics showing a po...

1 In 8 Canadian Youth Not In Work Or School: StatsCan

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canada's youth are more likely to be working or seeking an education than many of their counterparts in other G7 nations, the country's lead...

Canada’s Youth Still Stuck In Recession: Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada Business

Canada’s youth are still struggling with a recession, even as the country’s job picture is improving, says a new study. The under-25 crowd lost...

Students Slam Replacement Of Youth Job Centres With Website

CBC | Posted 05.28.2012 | Canada Business

Jessica McCormick worked at the Service Canada Centre for Youth in Sydney, N.S., for three summers. This year, a website will...

Today's Youth In Uniquely Difficult Situation

CBC | Posted 05.26.2012 | Canada Business

Among the world’s biggest economies, Canada’s unemployment rate is quite respectable. Canadian youth, however, might beg ...

The Young And The Jobless

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.08.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Regardless how many jobs were created last month, one group of Canadians is almost certain to have fared badly — youth.The consensus ahead ...

Ottawa Shuts Down Youth Job Centres

CBC | Posted 04.30.2012 | Canada Business

The federal government is shutting down its seasonal student job centres, saving $6.5 million annually, and instead is bolstering online ...