Recession stories: Teens and summer jobs


Like many — probably most — people, I have heard from friends who have lost jobs recently, friends who are afraid they will lose jobs soon, business owners who are struggling, and people affected by the recession in too many ways to count. Today, tomorrow and Friday, the Daily Planet will focus on recession-related issues. Today’s stories look at teens seeking summer jobs. Read three perspectives in:

Summer jobs for teens: Difficult but maybe not impossible

Teen job market worst on record

Volunteering can pay off for teens