What’s the human experience of long-term unemployment? IDEO.org and the Rockefeller Foundation team up to capture the real-life experiences of job seekers and employers.
Long-term unemployed job seekers face a range of challenges in seeking, interviewing, attaining, and retaining satisfying work experiences. From stigmatization due to past history to the inability to properly translate valuable skills developed during unemployment, job seekers often face storytelling struggles during the application process. To add to these barriers, the modern online method of job seeking has led to aimless applying, ignoring qualifications or level of interest. More »