At least in this area, it seems as if things are picking up.
Yesterday the Michigan Department of Energy, Labor & Economic Growth released a report which showed that unemployment rates in Metro Detroit dropped from 12 percent to 11.1 percent at the end of 2010 (unadjusted for seasonal fluctuation) . Just one year ago, it was near 14%..
Are you unemployed? Keep putting yourself out there, networking, attending events, and participating in social media job-finding tools like LinkedIn and Twitter. Use the skills you’ve learned and mastered; you’ll make it soon!