The class of 2014 hits the job market. We look at where the jobs are – and aren’t – and get a little advice from Peyton Manning.
These are graduation days all over – college, community college, high school – and, for most, the very next agenda item is a job. The years of the Great Recession were brutal for new grads. And long. What about now? The Class of 2014 is reported to be the most optimistic in years about its job prospects. Are they right about that? We hope so. But it’s still a challenge out there. So where and what are the jobs now? Who’s getting them, and how? What are the hot fields? Hot cities? Regions? Countries? This hour On Point: jobs, and the Class of 2014.