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MinnPost Asks

MinnPost Asks is an occasional series that features Q&A interviews with interesting and newsworthy people with some sort of connection to Minnesota. Most will be from our community, but some will be Minnesotans living and working elsewhere. The folks will range from those with high-visibility positions to behind-the-scenes individuals who don’t get a lot of publicity but who are leading rich lives and who have something interesting and insightful to say.

Fewer jobs and more job seekers

The long-time job counselor says of today’s job market: “This is the worst I’ve ever seen.” Out-of-work Baby Boomers looking for a job face some of the biggest challenges.