01 Dec '11, 8am

Half Of Spanish And Greek Young Adults Are Unemployed | Care2 Causes

The OFFICIAL rate of unemployment in Spain right now is 22.8%, the government fears it will reach 23% by early 2012. I say "official" because, in a country where the government was denying the economic crisis right up to late 2009, I wouldn't believe they are telling the real numbers. I am living in Spain right now and people of over 45-50 don't get hired because they are deemed "too old". This happens in many places, true.Those slightly younger (Around 40) do a bit better, as long as they don't have too brilliant CV's (as right now in SPain having a good CV is bad as most companies prefare to hire someone with as low qualifications as possible as it is cheaper to train them while a prepared employee must be paid higher wages). But the people of my generation (age 35 aprox) were identified as a lost generation because we are wedged between the "old" who may be holding a jo...

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