Scary: There Are Now Five Job Seekers for Every Job Opening

Maybe job seekers would be more motivated if there were actually, y'know, jobs.

We told you before that research shows America's long-term unemployed citizens frequently end up depressed, dejected, and more unlikely to look for jobs as time drags on. We also told you that some companies are cruelly requiring job applicants to be employed in order to be considered for work. Today, we've got yet another reason why so many people are having trouble finding jobs.

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