Slow growth leaves many competing for few jobs
Posted June 21, 2012 in Press Releases
It took 513 “nos” before Monica Hooper got a “yes.”
Finally, this week, the 39-year-old single mother of two was offered a temporary job with an import-export company. If all goes well, it could lead to permanent employment.
“I can’t believe it,” said Hooper, of Columbus. “It’s such a relief.”
Hooper lost her job in the finance office of a local technical college in October 2010. Since then, she had applied for 513 positions