The Bureau of Labor Statistics started collecting and publishing unemployment data and statistics in 1912 and has been tracking the levels of, and reasons for, unemployment ever since. With more than 100 years of history and monthly unemployment rates reported by major news outlets, the phenomena of unemployment has become something familiar, allowing many citizens to gloss ... Read Full Article
About Pembe Candaner
A well-known, successful businesswoman originally from Istanbul, Turkey, Pembe Candaner served as CEO of major employment corporations including Adecco SA Turkey, Lee Hecht Harrison and Kariyer.net. She played a key role in legalizing the establishment of private employment agencies and introducing modern working concepts such as temporary work, work-on-call and part-time work in Turkey. Pembe has advised the European Union on international employment issues specifically women’s employment. An award-winning businesswoman, Pembe has authored multiple books, hosted a TV show focused on female entrepreneurship and has lectured at Bogazici University in Istanbul and the University of California, Irvine.
Pembe is co-founder and president of JobzMall Inc. Launched in January 2018, JobzMall offers a digital ecosystem inspired by virtual reality and artificial intelligence. The advanced and intuitive virtual mall allows employers host branded “stores” offering job opportunities in a manner never seen before. With $1.5 million in seed money, JobzMall has launched with more than 250 stores, including mega-employers such as Coca Cola and the City of Los Angeles.